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    • Tracy, Benjamin C.

    • Portrait of Benjamin C. Tracy, 1861-1865. Grand Rapids. Enlisted in company F, Third Infantry, as Sergeant, May 13, 1861, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 29. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned Second Lieutenant Jan. 1, 1862. Commissioned...
    • Tracy, Benjamin C. ;Benjamin C. Tracy; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; brigade quartermaster ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ; Detroit...
    • Ritter, Peter

    • Portrait of Peter Ritter, 1861-1865. Angola, Ind. Enlisted in company F, (reorganized) Third Infantry, Aug. 15, 1864 at Muir, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Sept. 12, 1864. Corporal Oct. 18, 1864. Sergeant Feb. 17, 1865. First Sergeant May 10,...
    • Ritter, Peter ;Peter Ritter; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; corporal ; sergeant ; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; Angola (Ind.) ; Muir (Mich.)
    • MS 9: C. J. Sherman Collection  1861-07-24 Letter from Samuel Mathews

    • Letter from Samuel Mathews to his brother and sister dated July 24, 1861. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment and the Battle of Blackburn's Ford and the First Battle of Bull Run.
    • American Civil War; Mathews, Samuel; Samuel Mathews; Third Michigan Infantry; 3rd Michigan Infantry; private; Battle of Blackburn's Ford; First Battle of Bull Run; Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861; regimental history;
    • Third Michigan Infantry

    • Portrait of six soldiers of the Third Michigan Infantry with gloves and Austrian muskets. More info on back of picture. 1861-1865.
    • American Civil War ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; gloves ; hat ; musket
    • Tate, Thomas

    • Portrait of Thomas Tate, 1861-1865. Georgetown. Enlisted in company I, Third Infantry, as Sergeant, May 13, 1861, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years age 24. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned Second Lieutenant April 3, 1862. Commissioned First...
    • Tate, Thomas ;Thomas Tate; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; Fifth Michigan Infantry ;5th Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; captain ; assistant...
    • MS 9: C. J. Sherman Collection  1863-04-07 Letter from Samuel Mathews

    • Letter from Samuel Mathews to his brother and sister dated April 7, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment, Henry Mathews, the Confederate Army, the Union Army, and community news.
    • American Civil War; Samuel Mathews; Mathews, Samuel; Third Michigan Infantry; 3rd Michigan Infantry; private; regimental history; Confederate Army; Union Army; Henry Mathews; Mathews, Henry;
    • Third Michigan Infantry (Regimental) Battle Flag (side A)

    • The Third was formed at Grand Rapids with troops from there as well as Lansing, Lyons and Saranac and was mustered into service in 1861. The troops received this blue regimental flag, hand embroidered in white floss with an eagle on both sides.
    • American Civil War; battle flags; Third Michigan Infantry; 3rd Michigan Infantry
    • Third Michigan Infantry (Regimental) Battle Flag (side B)

    • The Third was formed at Grand Rapids with troops from there as well as Lansing, Lyons and Saranac and was mustered into service in 1861. The troops received this blue regimental flag, hand embroidered in white floss with an eagle on both sides.
    • American Civil War; battle flags; Third Michigan Infantry; 3rd Michigan Infantry
    • Garrett, Riley

    • Portrait of Riley Garrett, or Riley Garred, 1864-1865. Ottawa County. Enlisted in company I, Third Infantry, Dec. 18, 1861, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Dec. 18, 1861. Transferred to company I, Fifth Infantry, June 10, 1864. ...
    • Garrett, Riley ;Riley Garrett; Garred, Riley ;Riley Garred; American Civil War ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; Fifth Michigan Infantry ;5th Michigan Infantry; Ottawa County (Mich.) ; Grand Rapids (Mich.)

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