91st PA: Robert Caldwell

Robert Caldwell

Before the war

He was born in 1834/35 (3 (27 in 1862)). He was born in Ireland (3).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 7 inches tall, and had a light complexion, hazel eyes, and brown hair (3).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 18 June 1862 (1, 2, 3). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Lieutenant Closson (3). He was a private in company G (1, 4).

He deserted on 18 June 1862, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 2, 3). He was a private, in company G (4).

Sources

1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster) (Robert Caldwell)

2 company G, register of deserters (Robert Caldwell)

3 company G, descriptive roll, #88 (Robert Caldwell)

4 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Robert Caldwell)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed April 2006)
1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed April 2006)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 17 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Caldwell, Robert
Co. G, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Pvt.
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