This Day in Dayton, 15 May

On May 14-15 Sherman’s army fought at Resaca, Georgia, during the Civil War. Among those in his army were W. O. Crouse of the 18th Battery, now detached from the Lightning Brigade, and the men of the 10th and 40th Indiana infantries, including many men from Dayton. W.O. Crouse was a cousin of the Crouses of Dayton. He would later marry a local girl, Sue Barr.

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