Command Staff for the 64th O.V.I.
 
 
 
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Brigade Commands

Date

Brigade

Brigade Commander

January 14, 1862

20th Brigade, Army of Ohio

Brigadier General Thomas J. Wood

February 22, 1862

20th Brigade, 6th division, Army of Ohio

Colonel Charles Garrison Harker

April 4, 1862

20th Brigade, 6th Division, Army of Ohio

Brigadier General James A. Garfield

Late June 1862

20th Brigade, 6th Division, Army of Ohio

Colonel Charles Garrison Harker

September 1862

3rd Brigade, 6th Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Ohio

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November 1862

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, Left Wing of 14th Corps, Army of the Cumberland

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January 1863

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Corps, Army of the Cumberland

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October 19, 1863

3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Army of the Cumberland, Military Division of the Mississippi

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June 4, 1864

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Brigadier General Charles Garrison Harker

June 27, 1864

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Colonel Luther P. Bradley

November 29, 1864

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Colonel Joseph Conrad

March 1865

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Brigadier General Joseph Conrad

June 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Southwest

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July 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Southwest

Colonel Edgar D. Swain

August 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Texas

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September 1865

Brigade, Division and Corps structure broken up

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Division Commands

Date

Division

Division Commander

February 22, 1862

20th Brigade, 6th division, Army of Ohio

Major General Thomas J. Wood

September 1862

3rd Brigade, 6th Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Ohio

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November 1862

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, Left Wing of 14th Corps, Army of the Cumberland

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January 1863

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Corps, Army of the Cumberland

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Middle April 1863

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Corps, Army of the Cumberland

Major General John M. Brannan (Wood returns after 6 weeks)

October 19, 1863

3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Army of the Cumberland, Military Division of the Mississippi

Major General Phil Sheridan

May 1864

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Brigadier General John Newton

September 29, 1864

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Major General George D. Wagner

December 1864

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Brigadier General Washington L. Elliott

June 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Southwest

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July 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Southwest

Brigadier General Joseph Conrad

August 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Texas

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September 1865

Brigade, Division and Corps structure broken up

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Corps Commands

Date

Corps

Corps Commander

September 1862

3rd Brigade, 6th Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Ohio

Major General Thomas L. Crittenden

November 1862

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, Left Wing of 14th Corps, Army of the Cumberland

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January 1863

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Corps, Army of the Cumberland

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October 19, 1863

3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Army of the Cumberland, Military Division of the Mississippi

Major General Gordon Granger

May 1864

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Major General Oliver O. Howard

Late July 1864

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Major General David S. Stanley

November 30, 1864

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Major General Thomas J. Wood

June 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Southwest

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August 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Texas

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September 1865

Brigade, Division and Corps structure broken up

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Army Commands

Date

Army

Army Commander

January 14, 1862

20th Brigade, Army of Ohio

Major General Don Carlos Buell

February 22, 1862

20th Brigade, 6th division, Army of Ohio

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September 1862

3rd Brigade, 6th Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Ohio

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November 1862

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, Left Wing of 14th Corps, Army of the Cumberland

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January 1863

3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Corps, Army of the Cumberland

Major General William S. Rosecrans

October 19, 1863

3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Army of the Cumberland, Military Division of the Mississippi

Major General George H. Thomas

June 1865

Lose Army Structure

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Department Commands

Date

Department

Department Commander

October 19, 1863

3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Army of the Cumberland, Military Division of the Mississippi

Major General Ulysses S. Grant

March 14, 1864

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Major General William T. Sherman

June 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Southwest

Major General Phil Sheridan

August 1865

2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Corps, Department of Texas

Major General David S. Stanley

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