He may have been born on 18 May 1843 (4; 3 (19 in 1865)). He was born in Germany (3).
When he enlisted, he was a boxmaker (3).
When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 5-1/2 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, grey eyes, and brown hair (3).
He was a substitute for M Alt [?] (1, 3). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 17 March 1865 (1, 3). He was enlisted for one year, at Pittsburgh [or East Birmingham?], Pennsylvania, by Captain Foster (3). His service was credited to the 22nd Congressional District (3). He was a private in company G (1, 5).
He received clothing worth $37.87 (3).
He was a member of Colorado Grand Army of the Republic post 42, in Denver, Colorado (2).
He may be the George Rothleder who died on 15 June 1897, and was buried in the German U. Evangelical Cemetery, Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (4).
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) (George Rothleder)
2 Colorado GAR index, searched 30 December 2004 (George Rothleder)
3 company G, descriptive roll, [#76] (George Rothleder)
4 Pennsylvania veterans burial records, available on Ancestry (transcribed 4 December 2010) (George Rothleder)
5 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (George Rothleder)