91st PA: John Lancaster
Before the war
He was born in 1836/37 (2 (26 in 1863)).
During the war
drafted (1, 2).
He was mustered into service as a private in the 118th Pennsylvania Infantry on 17 July 1863 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 2).
transferred from the 118th Pennsylvania to the 91st Pennsylvania on 1 June 1865 (1, 2, 3).
He was a private in company F of the 91st Pennsylvania (1, 3).
mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1, 2).
He was a private, in company F (3).
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 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 19 January 2005
3 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania
Sources checked unsuccessfully
pension index, by name
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also 118 Pa.
GENERAL INDEX CARD.