Ohio. Civil War Service Medal, "Jacb Ricketts, Co, G, 1st Regt, Light Arty)

Product ID: B-6169
Country: United States
Condition: VF

Ohio. Civil War Service Medal, engraved “Jacb Ricketts/Co. G, 1t Regt/L. Art”. The initials “W.A.” have been scratched over “Jacb”, which is clearly visible. Reribboned.

Battery G, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, was organized in December 1861 near Cincinnati. It served in the most of the major campaigns in Tennessee, losing 6 men in action and another 27 to disease.