91st PA: John Eagan

John Eagan

Before the war

He was born in 1818/19 (5 (43 in 1862)). He was born in Ireland (5).

When he enlisted, he was a workma[n] (5).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 9 [?] inches tall, and had a dark complexion, dark eyes, and dark hair (5).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 30 July 1862 (1, 5, 7). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia Pennsylvania, by Lieutenant Gregory (5). He was a private in company F (1, 8, 9, 10).

His clothing was issued by the Adjutant General's Department, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (5).

On 19 April 1863, he was sent to the corps hospital (2).

He was transferred on 15 July 1863 to the Veterans' reserve corps (1, 3, 4, 5, 7). When he was transferred, he was a private, in company F (8, 9, 10). He served in company E [?] of the 3rd regiment of the Veterans' reserve corps (7).

On 14 August 1864, he returned to the regiment from hospital (6).

After the war

On 21 November 1870, he applied unsuccessfully for a pension (7).

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)

2 consolidated morning report, 91st PA, 24 April 1863 (Private Eagan)

3 consolidated morning report, 91st PA, 1 August 1863 (John Eagan)

4 company F, register of men transferred (John Eagan)

5 company F, descriptive roll, #102 (John Egan)

6 consolidated morning report, 91st Pennsylvania, 14 August 1864 (Private Eagan)

7 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company F (John Egan)

8 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (John Eagen)

9 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (John Eagan)

10 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (John Egan)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 30 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Eagen John
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Egan John

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 30 March 2014]

Eagan John
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Egan John

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 3, transcribed 31 March 2014]

Egan John
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also V.R.C.

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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