91st PA: Albert Shoemaker

Albert Shoemaker

Before the war

He was born in 1838/39 (2 (26 in 1865)). He was born in Germany (2).

Description

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

During the war

He was a substitute (1). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 18 March 1865 (1, 2). He was enlisted for one year, at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by JH Foster (2). He was a private in company C (1, 3-4).

He mustered out with his company on 10 July 1865 (1). He was a private, in company C (3-4).

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) (Albert Shoemaker)

2 company C, descriptive roll, entry 143 (Albert Shoemaker)

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

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

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed April 2007)
Pennsylvania, veterans burial cards, 1777-1999
Ancestry index (accessed 26 Mar 15)
records of headstones of deceased Union veterans, 1879-1903
FamilySearch index (accessed 26 Mar 15)
headstone applications for US military veterans, 1925-1949

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 26 March 2015, from Fold3]


Scumaker Albert
Co. C, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Shoemaker Albert

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 2 Apr 15]

Shoemaker Albert
Co. C, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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