91st PA: David Mundell

David Mundell

Before the war

He was born in 1837/38 (2 (24 in 1862)).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6-1/2 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, dark eyes, and dark hair (2).

During the war

He was enlisted and mustered into service, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 20 January 1862 (1, 2). He was mustered in as a private in company I (1, 2, 3).

He deserted on 20 January 1862, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 2). He was a private, in company I (3).

He also served in the 88th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (3). On 14 April 1862, he was mustered in as a private, in company E (4).

He was transferred to company G (4).

On 15 June 1863, he deserted (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) (David Mundell)

2 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 30 March 2005 (David Mundell)

3 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (David Mundell)

4 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (David Mundell (88th PA))

5 Bates, History of Pennsylvania volunteers, volume 3, pp.92 and 99 (David Mundell)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index by name
Ancestry index (accessed March 2007)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 3 February 2015, from Fold3]


Mundell, David
Co. I, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also 88 Pa Vols.

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 3 February 2015, from Fold3]


Mundell David
Co. E, 88 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also 91" Pa. Inf.

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

Bates (88th PA)

[Bates, History of Pennsylvania volunteers, volume 3]
[transcribed 3 February 2015, from Making of America]



[page 92]
Company E
...
NAME. Mundell, David
RANK. do [sc. Private]
DATE OF MUSTER INTO SERVICE. April 14, '62.
TERM--YEARS. 3
REMARKS. Transferred to company G--date unknown.


[page 99]

NAME. Mundell, David
RANK. do [sc. Private]
DATE OF MUSTER INTO SERVICE. April 14, '62
TERM--YEARS. 3.
REMARKS. Deserted June 15, 1863.

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