91st PA: George W Collins

George W Collins

Before the war

He was born in 1841/42 (3 (21 in 1863)).

During the war

He was a substitute (1, 2 [drafted], 3 [substitute]). He was mustered into service as a private in the 118th Pennsylvania Infantry on 31 August 1863, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 2, 3). He was in company B of the 118th Pennsylvania (2, 3).

He was wounded at Peeble's Farm, Virginia, on 30 September 1864 (2).

On 2 June 1865, he was transferred from the 118th Pennsylvania Infantry to company F of the 91st Pennsylvania Infantry (1, 2, 3). He was a private in company F of the 91st Pennsylvania (1, 4).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 3). He was a private, in company F (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) (George W Collins)

2 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'One hundred and eighteenth regiment'. Page 1320. (In the roster) (George W Collins)

3 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 19 January 2005 (George W Collins)

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

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George W Collins in the 91st PA database

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[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
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Collins George W.
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also 118 Pa. Vols.

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