91st PA: George Walters

George Walters

Before the war

He was born in 1821/22 (3 (33 in 1865)). He was born in Pennsylvania (3).

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

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 4 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, blue eyes, and dark hair (3).

During the war

He was drafted (1, 3). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 25 February 1865 (1) or 28 February 1865 (3). He was enlisted for one year, at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, by Captain Eyster (3). His service was credited to the Sixteenth Congressional District (3). He was a private in company G (1, 4).

He received clothing worth $33.95 (3).

He was discharged by special order 194, War Department, on 29 April 1865 (1, 2, 3). He was a private, in company G (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) (George Walter [sic])

2 company G, register of men discharged, #50 (George Walters [sic])

3 company G, second descriptive list, [#86] (George Walters)

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

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 2 May 2015, from Fold3]


Walter George
Co. G, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
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GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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