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James Keefe

Before the war

He was born in 1837/38 (4 (23 in 1861)). He was born in Ireland (4).

When he enlisted, he was a laborer (4).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 9 inches tall, and had a fair complexion, light eyes, and dark hair (4).

During the war

He was enlisted and mustered into service on 21 September 1861 (1, 4). He was enlisted for three years, by Captain Smith, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (4). He was a private in company F (1, 5 (corp) 6 (corp)).

He was discharged at camp in the field on 5 February 1863 on surgeon's certificate of disability (1, 2, 3, 4). He was a private, in company F (5, 6).

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)

2 consolidated morning report, 7 February 1863

3 company F, register of men discharged (James Keefe)

4 company F, descriptive roll, #37 (James Keefe)

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

6 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (James Keiffe)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1890 US census, veterans schedules
Ancestry index (accessed April 2006)
pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed April 2006)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 9 July 2014, from Fold3]


Keefe James
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Corp'l | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 9 July 2014]

Keiffe James
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Corp'l | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Keefe James

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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