This Day in Dayton, 25 January
The 10th Battery Light Artillery was raised in January, with many men from the Dayton area enlisting. The unit was mustered in on January 25, 1862. Of the 14 members of the unit who have been identified as area men, these most readily recognized are David Bush, Joseph L. Carnahan, L. T. Strother, Henry Haggarty, Daniel and G. W. Boyles, Jerome Crouse, and William Burkhalter. Some of these later served with other units.