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    • Steele, Henry V.

    • Portrait of Henry V. Steele 1862-1864. Vevay. Entered service in company H Twenty-sixth Infantry at organization as Second Lieutenant Aug. 12 1862 ... Killed in action at North Anna River Va. May 24 1864. (Descriptive Roll Twenty-sixth Michigan...
    • Steele, Henry V.;Henry V. Steele; American Civil War; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; North Anna River (Va.), Battle of, 1864; Vevay (Mich.)
    • Blanchard, Charles W.

    • Portrait of Charles W. Blanchard 1861-1865. Soldier in Company I Merrill Horse. From Middleville MI. For further description see (Descriptive Roll Merrill Horse Volunteers).
    • Blanchard, Charles W.;Charles W. Blanchard; Merrill Horse Cavalry Regiment ;
    • Ainsworth, David E.

    • Portrait of David E. Ainsworth, 1861-1865. Ann Arbor. Entered service in company D, Twentieth Infantry, at organization as Second Lieutenant, age 24. Commissioned July 29, 1862. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Commissioned First Lieutenant Jan. 26,...
    • Ainsworth, David E.; David E. Ainsworth; American Civil War; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; Ann Arbor (Mich.) ; Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864;soldier; military officer; commissioned officer; second lieutenant...
    • Custer, George A.

    • Portrait of George A. Custer of Monroe who served in the 2nd-5th-7th U.S. Cavalry U.S. Army etc 1863-1864. Standing next to stand with bible hand inside uniform.
    • Custer, George A.;George A. Custer ; United States Volunteer Cavalry; Bible
    • Barnes, George C.

    • Portrait of George C. Barnes, 1862-1864. Battle Creek. Entered service in company C, Twentieth Infantry, at organization, as Captain, July 17, 1862, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 26. Commissioned July 29, 1862. Mustered Aug. 16, 1862. Acting...
    • Barnes, George C. ; George C. Barnes; American Civil War ; ; ; Twentieth Michigan Infantry ; 20th Michigan Infantry; captain ; lieutenant colonel ; major ; Battle Creek (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Petersburg (Va.) History Siege, 1864-1865 ;...
    • Haight, James B. and Haight, Sidney

    • Portrait of James B. and Sidney Haight 1863-1865. Both have separate service records in (Descriptive Roll First Michigan Sharpshooters Volunteers).
    • Haight, James B.;James B. Haight; Haight, Sidney;Sidney Haight ; First Michigan Sharpshooters;1st Michigan Sharpshooters
    • Nelson, Theodore

    • Portrait of Theodore Nelson 1862-1865. Arcadia. Enlisted in company D Twenty-sixth Infantry as First Sergeant July 30 1862 at Arcadia for 3 years age 22 ... Died May 1 1892. Buried at Saginaw Mich. For further description see (Descriptive Roll...
    • Nelson, Theodore;Theodore Nelson; American Civil War; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Arcadia (Mich.)
    • Curtis, Lorenzo

    • Portrait of Lorenzo Curtis 1861-1865. Soldier in 14th New York Heavy Artillery. No further information.
    • Curtis, Lorenzo;Lorenzo Curtis ; American Civil War; hat
    • Smith, Alonzo K.

    • Portrait of Alonzo K. Smith 1862-1865. Worth. Enlisted in company K Twenty-second Infantry Aug. 7 1862 at Lexington for 3 years age 21. Mustered Aug. 22 1862. Sergeant. Taken prisoner at Chickamauga Ga. Sept. 20 1863. Paroled. Killed by...
    • Smith, Alonzo K.; Alonzo K. Smith; Twenty-Second Michigan Infantry ;22nd Michigan Infantry
    • Logan, John A.

    • Photograph of John A. Logan 1861-1865. General involved at 1st Bull Run commander of the Army of Tennessee U.S. Congressman and then senator. For further description see M. Boatner's C.W. Dictionary.
    • Logan, John A.;John A. Logan; American Civil War; admiral; Mexican-American War; congressman; U.S. Senator
    • Edwards, Benjamin F.

    • Portrait of Benjamin F. Edwards(T.) 1861-1864. Litchfield. Enlisted in company A Engineers and Mechanics as Musician Sept. 9 1861 at Albion for 3 years age 32 ... Former residence Lansing Mich. For further description see (Descriptive Roll...
    • Edwards, Benjamin F.;Benjamin F. Edwards ; First Michigan Engineers and Mechanics;1st Michigan Engineers and Mechanics
    • Soule, Charles E.

    • Portrait of Chas E. Soule 1863-1864. Lyons. Entered service in Tenth Cavalry at organization as First Lieutenant and Adjutant. Commissioned July 6 1863. Mustered Sept. 3 1863. Transferred to company K April 1 1864. Resigned on account of...
    • Soule, Charles E.; Charles E. Soule; Tenth Michigan Cavalry ;10th Michigan Cavalry
    • Hendershot, Robert H.

    • Portrait of Robert H. Hendershot, seated, with drum and flag, 1862. Detroit. Enlisted in company B, Eighth Infantry, as Drummer, Aug. 19, 1862, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 13. Joined regiment at Fredericksburg, Va., Nov. 28, 1862. Discharged...
    • Hendershot, Robert H. ;Robert H. Hendershot; American Civil War ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; drummer ; Detroit (Mich.) ; drum ; flag
    • Photograph of Civil War recruitment banner

    • "Look out for drafting!!" Civil War broadside advertising for enlistment of men to Michigan's Seventeenth Infantry, Company A, posted by H. B. Androus in Detroit, Michigan.
    • American Civil War ; Recruiting & enlistment ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; Broadsides ; Androus, Henry B. ; Detroit (Mich.)
    • Carpenter, John Henry

    • Portrait of John Henry Carpenter, 1862-1864. (Veteran), Washtenaw County. Enlisted in company H, Fourteenth infantry, April 12, 1862. Re-enlisted April 13, 1864, at Detroit, Mich. Mustered April 13, 1864. Corporal. Killed in action near...
    • Carpenter, John Henry ;John Henry Carpenter; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Fourteenth Michigan Infantry ;14th Michigan Infantry; corporal ; Washtenaw County (Mich.) ; Ypsilanti (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Marietta National...
    • Oliver, John M.

    • Portrait of John M. Oliver, 1861-1865. Monroe County. Entered service in company A, Fourth Infantry, at organization, as First Lieutenant, June 20, 1861, at Adrian, for 3 years, age 33. Commissioned to date May 16, 1861. Mustered June 20,...
    • Oliver, John M. ;John M. Oliver; American Civil War ; ; ; Fourth Michigan Infantry ;4th Michigan Infantry; Fifteenth Michigan Infantry ;15th Michigan Infantry; U.S. Volunteers ; first lieutenant ; captain ; colonel ; brigadier general ; brevet...
    • Felt, Seth C.

    • Portrait of Seth C. Felt, 1861-1862. Tuscola County. Enlisted in company E, Seventh Infantry, Aug. 12, 1861, at Tuscola, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered Aug. 12, 1861. Discharged for disability May 18, 1862 (Descriptive Roll Seventh Michigan...
    • Felt, Seth C. ;Seth C. Felt; American Civil War ; ; Seventh Michigan Infantry ;7th Michigan Infantry; Tuscola County (Mich.) ; Tuscola (Mich.)
    • Fenton, William

    • Portrait of William Fenton, 1861-1863. Flint. Entered service in Eighth Infantry, as Colonel, at organization, Aug. 7, 1861, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 50. Commissioned Aug. 7, 1861. Mustered Sept. 23, 1861. Commanding First Brigade, First...
    • Fenton, William ;William Fenton; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; U. S. Forces ; Ninth Army Corps ;9th Army Corps; colonel ; Flint (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Secessionville,...
    • Kidd, James H.

    • Portrait of James H. Kidd 1862-1865. Ionia. Entered service in company E Sixth Cavalry at organization as Captain Aug. 28 1862 at Grand Rapids for 3 years age 22 ... Mustered out at Fort Leavenworth Kan. Nov. 7 1865. For further description see...
    • Kidd, James H.;James H. Kidd; American Civil War; ; Sixth Michigan Cavalry;6th Michigan Cavalry; Ionia (Mich.); Grand Rapids (Mich.)


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