Albert G Dole

DeathJune 29, 1931
CemeteryNebraska Veterans (Grand Island)
PostBarnes (McCook)
Unit1st Ohio Infantry, Company I

Private Albert G Dole

Company I, 1st Ohio Infantry

Dole was born in Portage County, Ohio in July 1841. He enlisted and was mustered in the regiment on July 3, 1861. Dole served 3 years before being discharged on September 14, 1864.

The 1st Ohio Infantry was organized at Camp Corwin (Dayton), Ohio between August 5 and October 10, 1861. During Dole’s enlistment the unit was involved in many major battles and military operations. Some of them include:

Battle of Shiloh (TN) (April 6-7, 1862).

Battle of Perryville (KY) (October 9, 1862).

Battle of Stone’s River (TN) (December 30-January 3, 1863).

Battle of Chickamauga (GA) (September 19-20, 1863). Regimental losses were 8 killed, 27 wounded, 43 captured, and 15 were reported missing.

Battle of Missionary Ridge (TN) (November 24-25, 1863). Regimental losses were 12 killed and 26 wounded.

Atlanta (GA) Campaign (May 1-July 25, 1864)

Assault on Kenesaw Mountain (GA) (June 27, 1864).

Battle of Peach Tree Creek (GA) (July 19-20, 1864).

Siege of Atlanta (GA) (July 22-26, 1864).

Dole died on June 29, 1931 at the age of 89 years. He is buried in the Nebraska Veterans Cemetery in Grand Island (Hall County), Nebraska. Dole was a member of the Barnes Post (#207) of the Grand Army of the Republic in McCook, Nebraska.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.