Private Oscar B. Daniels, Co. C, 111 Ohio Infantry, USA
- Oscar Daniels was born to parents Horace and Sally Daniels in Ohio.
- September 23: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Deerfield, Portage County, OH showed 6-year-old Oscar living with his parents and siblings. His father, Horace, is a farmer.
- September 24: Oscar’s father Horace died.
- June 8: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Millcreek, Williams County, OH showed 16-year-old Oscar living with his mother and siblings.
- April 27: Oscar’s older brother Oramel Daniels enlisted in the U.S. Army. He mustered into Co. K 8th OH Infantry.
- September 15: Another brother Frederick Daniels enlisted in the U.S. Army. He mustered into Co. D 11th IL Infantry.
- August 14: Oscar Daniels enlisted in the U.S. Army. His brother Almon had enlisted 3 days before.
- November 30: Oscar was killed at the Battle of Franklin. His regiment, the 111th OH, fought on the West side of the Columbia along the main line. His brother Almond was captured.