91st PA--Deserters in Company K

Deserters in Company K

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[source: Descriptive rolls of 91st PA; National Archives and Record Administration]
[second register of deserters]
[related page: deserters]

Register of Deserters.

No.Names.Rank.When.From Where.Remarks.
1 Dennison Green [?] private Nov 30th [?] Camp Chase with uniform
2 John Harrison " Decr 22 [?] Philada  
3 Clifford Henry " Octr 16th "  
4 Darragh Henry " Nov 18th " "  
5 Dougherty John " Decr 22 " "  
6 Hurld Robert " Nov 28th " "  
7 Latier [?] John " Oct 28 " "  
8 Conners Patrick " Decr 16 " "  
9 McCormick John " Decr 16 " "  
10 Messenger Enoch " Decr 29 " "  
11 Stuart Robert " Decr 20 " "  
12 Welsh Michael " Decr 18 " "  
13 Knowles Thomas B " Jany 14th 1862 " "  
14 McDermott Robert " " 19th " " "  
15 Ruths Frederick " Decr 26th 1861 " "  
16 Scovel John B. " Decr 24th 1861 From Hospital at Philada
17 Weichselbaum Jacob " Jany 19th 1862 Camp Chase Philad
18 Hugh Martin " March 23d Franklin Square Barrack Returd ly [??] Desertion July 31st 1862
[the name on entry 18 is crossed out]
19 George J. Crouse [?] " April 26th Carrol Barracks Washington Returd Aug 20th 1863 Court Marshal
Returned + Discharged [the rest is lost in the binding]
[the name on entry 19 is crossed out, and 'Regained' is written above it]
20 Owen W. Macken " July 26 1862 Occequean [?] River Virginia
21 Neill McWilliams " April 4th Franklin Square Washington
22 James McCarty " Sept 13th at Washington  
23 John Groff [?] " " 18th while on march from Monocacy to South Mountain
24 William Griffin " May 13 /63 From Hospital at Philadelphia May 13th 1863
25 John Groff [?] " April 29 near Chancellorsville While on March April 29th 1863
[the name for entry 25 is crossed out]
  Matthew McIlvaney " Augt 25th 1863 Hospital at West Philada having his gun + [illegible]
[the entire line is crossed out, more fully than other crossed-out lines are, which suggests to me that he didn't really desert]
26 William Kelley " May 1863 Hospital  
7 Hugh Martin " " " "  
8 John Blum " Nov 1864 Furlough Rec'd 10 days Furlough [illegible] Returned Dec 1864
[the name is crossed out, and 'Regained' is written above it]
9 Edwin Blake " May 31 /65 in the field Recruit from Draft Rendezvous as Sub [illegible]
30 Jno Perry " June 1st /65 " " " " " " "
1 Mark Durkin [?] " " 24 /65 " " " " " " "
2 Mark Osburn " " " " " " " " " "
3 Wm Simon [?] " " " " " " " " " "
4 Fred Knickerbocker [?] " " " " " " " " " "
5 Thos L Thompson " " " " " " " " " "
[The personal name and middle initial are crossed out; 'Wm' seems to be written above them]
6 Thos Larner [?] " " " " Assigned to Regt + never reported
7 Gerhard Schmall " " " " " " " "
8 Dan Murphy " " " " " " " "
39 John [?] Dennison [?] " " " " " " " "

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