91st PA--Charles Johnson

Charles Johnson

Before the war

He was born in 1844/45 (5 (19 in 1864; muster-out roll has '35')). He was born in Canada (5).

When he enlisted, he was a fireman, and was living in Bucks County, Pennsylvania (5).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 3-1/4 inches tall, and had a light complexion, black eyes, and black hair (5).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 1 March 1864 (1, 5). He was a private in company G (1, 5, 6).

He deserted on 1 March 1864 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 3, 4, 5). He was a private, in company G (6).

On 27 April 1864, Sinex asked that he be sent to the regiment (2).

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 letter, Sinex to Marvin, 27 April 1864

3 consolidated morning report, 91st Pennsylvania, 29 June 1864 (Pri Johnson)

4 company G, register of deserters (Charles Johnson)

5 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 10 February 2005 (Charles Johnson)

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

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 22 June 2014, from Fold3]


Johnson, Charles
Co. G, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt.
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GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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