The Federal President requested to Send home a regiment.
--At a meeting of the City Council of Cincinnati
, held last Friday, the following was presented and unanimously adopted:
The Filth Ohio
regiment, of this city, has been sadly decimated in battle, and by hard, long and fatiguing marches; and whereas, the gallantry, efficiency and heroic bearing of the regiment in the several battles in which it has participated entitles its remaining members to the kind consideration of the Government
: Therefore, be it.
By the City Council of Cincinnati
That the President
of the United States
and the Secretary of War
be solicited to order the regiment to Camp Dennison
, near this city, for and that the regiment may recruit its decimated ranks.