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    • Ordiway, Elijah

    • Portrait of Elijah Ordiway, 1862. Adrian. Enlisted in company A, Seventeenth Infantry, Aug. 9, 1862, at Adrian, for 3 years, age 29. Mustered Aug. 19, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Md. Nov. 12, 1862 (Descriptive Roll Seventeenth Michigan Volunteers).
    • Ordiway, Elijah ;Elijah Ordiway; American Civil War ; ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; Adrian (Mich.)
    • Rath, Christian

    • Portrait of Christian Rath, post war, c.1905. Jackson. Entered service in company G, at organization, as Second Lieutenant, Aug. 9, 1862, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 30. Commissioned to date June 17, 1862. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Wounded in...
    • Rath, Christian ;Christian Rath; American Civil War ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; U.S. Volunteers ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; captain ; brevet major ; brevet lieutenant colonel ; Jackson (Mich.) ; Antietam,...
    • Rath, Christian

    • Portrait of Christian Rath, post war, c.1905. Jackson. Entered service in company G, at organization, as Second Lieutenant, Aug. 9, 1862, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 30. Commissioned to date June 17, 1862. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Wounded in...
    • Rath, Christian ;Christian Rath; American Civil War ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; U.S. Volunteers ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; captain ; brevet major ; brevet lieutenant colonel ; Jackson (Mich.) ; Antietam,...
    • Howe, Frank M. and Bruce, Velorus W.

    • Portrait of Frank M. Howe and Velorus W. Bruce, 1865-1866. Howe, Frank M., Emmett. Enlisted in company C, Twentieth Infantry, Aug. 7, 1862, at Battle Creek, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered Aug. 16, 1862. Discharged July 26, 1865, at Chester, Pa., for...
    • Howe, Frank M. ;Frank M. Howe; Bruce, Velorus W. ;Velorus W. Bruce; American Civil War ; ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; Twentieth Michigan Infantry ;20th Michigan Infantry; Emmett (Mich.) ; Battle Creek (Mich.) ; Adrian...
    • Osborn, Samuel

    • Portrait of Samuel Osborn, 1862-1865. Medina. Enlisted in company H, Seventeenth Infantry, June 23, 1862, at Medina, for 3 years, age 40. Mustered Aug. 19, 1862. Wounded in action at Antietam, Md., Sept. 17, 1862. Discharged at Washington,...
    • Osborn, Samuel ;Samuel Osborn; American Civil War ; ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; Medina (Mich.) ; Ionia (Mich.) ; Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862
    • Androus, Henry B.

    • Portrait of Henry B. Androus, 1861-1865. Coldwater. Entered service in company K, Sixth Indiana Infantry. Enlisted April 19, 1861. Discharged August 1861. Re-entered service in company C, Seventeenth Michigan Infantry, at organization, as...
    • Androus, Henry B. ; Henry B. Androus; American Civil War ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ; 17th Michigan Infantry; Sixth Indiana Infantry ; 6th Indiana Infantry; captain ; Coldwater (Mich.) ; Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864; soldier;...
    • Rath, Christian

    • Portrait of Christian Rath, in horse drawn carriage, post war, c.1905. Jackson. Entered service in company G, at organization, as Second Lieutenant, Aug. 9, 1862, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 30. Commissioned to date June 17, 1862. Mustered...
    • Rath, Christian ;Christian Rath; American Civil War ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; U.S. Volunteers ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; captain ; brevet major ; brevet lieutenant colonel ; Jackson (Mich.) ; Antietam,...
    • Richards, William V.

    • Portrait of William V. Richards, 1861-1865. Ann Arbor. Entered service in company A, First Lancers, Oct. 1, 1861, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Adjutant. Mustered out March 20, 1862. Re-entered service in Seventeenth Infantry,...
    • Richards, William V. ;William V. Richards; American Civil War ; ; ; First Michigan Lancers ;1st Michigan Lancers; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; Ninth Army Corps ;9th Army Corps; U.S. Volunteers ; adjutant ; assistant...
    • MS 2004-23: Bush Family Collection  1862-09-05 Letter from Edwin A. Bush

    • Letter from Edwin Bush to Frederick Willard Bush dated September 5, 1862. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment, farming, and a former slave excaping to his regiment.
    • American Civil War; Edwin A. Bush; Bush, Edwin A.; Frederick Willard Bush; Bush, Frederick Willard; 17th Michigan Infantry; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry; private; regimental history; agriculture; African Americans; Slavery;
    • Photograph of Civil War recruitment banner

    • Civil War broadside advertising enlistment in Michigan's Seventeenth Infantry, posted by H. B. Androus, Detroit (Mich) (?).
    • American Civil War ; Recruiting & enlistment ; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry ;17th Michigan Infantry; Broadsides ; Androus, Henry B. ; Detroit (Mich.)
    • 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.)
    • MS 2004-23: Bush Family Collection  1862-09-15 Letter from Edwin A. Bush

    • Letter from Edwin Bush to Frederick Willard Bush dated September 15, 1862. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment.
    • American Civil War; Edwin A. Bush; Bush, Edwin A.; Frederick Willard Bush; Bush, Frederick Willard; 17th Michigan Infantry; Seventeenth Michigan Infantry; private; regimental history; Battle of South Mountain; South Mountain, Battle of, Md., 1862

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