91st PA: Jacob Weichselbaum

Jacob Weichselbaum

Before the war

He was born in 1842/43 (3 (19 in 1862)). He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3).

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

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, hazel eyes, and brown hair (3).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 17 January 1862 (1, 3). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Captain Casner (3). He was mustered in as a private in company K, by Lieutenant William R Milligan (1, 3, 4-5).

He deserted from Camp Chase, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 19 January 1862 (1, 2). He was a private, in company K (4-5).

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) (J Weichselbaum)

2 company K, register of deserters, entry 17 (Jacob Weichselbaum)

3 company K, descriptive roll, entry 90 (Jacob Weichselbaum)

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

5 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Jacob Weichelbaum)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed Apr 07)

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 May 2015, from Fold3]


Weichselbaum Jacob
Co. K, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
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GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 3 May 15]

Weichelbaum Jacob
Co. K, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
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Weichselbaum Jacob

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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