91st PA: James Rock (or Rook)

James Rock (or Rook)

Before the war

He was born in 1843/44 (3 (21 in 1865)). He was born in Ireland (3).

When he enlisted, he was a seaman (3).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 8 inches tall, and had a light complexion, grey eyes, and brown hair (3).

During the war

He was a substitute for J Mundy (1, 3). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 29 March 1865 (1, 3). He was enlisted for one year, at West Chester Pennsylvania, by Captain Chresman (3). He was a private in company G (1, 4 [C]).

He received clothing worth $35.81 (3).

He deserted on 29 March 1865 (1, 2). He was assigned to company G, but never reported (2, 4 [C]).

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) (James Rook)

2 company G, register of deserters (James Rock)

3 company G, descriptive roll, [#56] (James Rock)

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

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 17 March 2015, from Fold3]


Rock, James
Co. C, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
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GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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