91st PA: Thomas Patterson

Thomas Patterson

Before the war

He was born in 1841/42 (6 (19 in 1861)).

When he enlisted, he was living in Philadelphia (6).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service as a private on 4 November 1861, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 6). He was a private, in company B (1, 9).

He was promoted to corporal (3, 6).

He was killed in action on 3 May 1863 at Chancellorsville, Virginia (1, 3, 4, 6 ["supposed to have been killed"], 7, 8). He was then a corporal in company B (1, 2, 4, 9 [no rank]).

He was reported missing in action on 7 May 1863 (2).

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) (Thomas Patterson)

2 consolidated morning report, 91st PA, 7 May 1863 (Corpl Patterson)

3 list of non-commissioned officers, co.B (Thomas Patterson)

4 company B Register of deaths (Thomas Patterson)

5 company B [first] descriptive roll, entry 9 (Thomas Patterson) [no information]

6 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 30 May 2004 (Thomas Patterson)

7 'The ninety-first Pennsylvania volunteers', Philadelphia Press, Wednesday 13 May 1863, page 2 (Thomas Patterson)

8 'The Ninety-first Pennsylvania at Chancellorville', Philadelphia Inquirer 13 May 1863, page 8 (Thomas Patterson)

9 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Thomas Patterson)

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Patterson Thomas
Co. B, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
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