Monthly Archives: September 2012

1st OVI Marches to Louisville, Kentucky

On September 7, 1862, William Patterson, and the 1st OVI,¬†were in the vicinity of Nashville, Tennessee.¬† On September 10, in response to Confederate General Braxton Bragg’s move through Kentucky towards Louisville, Union General Don Carlos Buell’s Army of Ohio, which … Continue reading

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Victory over Japan (V-J) Day in Dayton

Victory over Japan Day (V-J Day) is the name chosen for the anniversary of the Allied victory of the Empire of Japan during WWII. The Japanese agreed to surrender in August of 1945 and the official documents were signed the … Continue reading

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