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Edward H Holmes

Before the war

When he enlisted, he was (or rather claimed to be) 19 years old in 1861 (3).

During the war

He was mustered into service on 28 November 1861 (1). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Captain Gilbert (3). He was a private in company G (1, 4, 5).

On 5 December 1861, he was discharged at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on writ of habeas corpus (1, 2). He was a private, in company G (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) (Edward H Holmes)

2 company G, register of men discharged, #5 (Edward H Holmes)

3 company G, descriptive roll, #100 (Edward H Holmes)

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

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

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pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed March 2007)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 14 Jun 2014, from Fold3]


Holmes Edward H.
Co. G, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
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Original filed under
Holmes Edward F

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[card 2, transcribed 14 Jun 14]

Holmes Edward F.
Co. G, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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