91st PA: Alma Denis

Alma Denis

Before the war

He was born in 1842/43 (2 (18 in 1861)). He was born in New York (2).

When he enlisted, he was a black[smith] (2).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 7 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, dark eyes, and dark hair (2).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 12 December 1861 (1, 2). He was mustered in as a private in company H (1, 4, 5, 6). He had rifle number 14 (2).

He deserted (2).

He fought at the Battle of Gettysburg (3).

He reenlisted as a veteran volunteer (1).

He was wounded on 18 June 1864, at Petersburg, Virginia (1).

He was absent, sick, when the regiment mustered out (1). He was a private, in company H (4, 5, 6).

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) (Alma Denis)

2 company H, descriptive roll, #90 (Alma Denis)

3 Pennsylvania Memorial, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (Alma Denis)

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

5 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Alma Denis)

6 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Alma Denis)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed December 2006)
Find a grave
accessed 13 February 2011
RootsWeb WorldConnect
accessed 13 February 2011
Pennsylvania veterans' burial cards
Ancestry index (accessed 13 February 2011)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 26 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Dennis Almer
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Denis Alma

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 28 March 2014]

Denis Alma
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 3, transcribed 28 March 2014; the Fold3 digitization seems to have two identical cards]

Denis Alma
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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