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Peter Robinson

Before the war

He was born in 1837/38 (4 (23 in 1861), 5 (23 in 1861)). He was born in Alegheny [?], New York (4).

When he enlisted, he was living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (5).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6-3/4 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, dark eyes, and dark hair (4, 5 [5'7"]).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 10 September 1861 (1, 4, 5). He was probably transferred from another company to company H (3). He was enlisted for three years, by Charles Brown (4, 5). He was mustered in as a sergeant in company H (1, 5, 6 [pvt], 7).

He deserted on 1 December 1861, from Camp Chase (1, 2, 4, 5 [25 Oct]). He was a sergeant in company H (1, 2, 6 [pvt], 7).

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) (Peter Robinson)

2 company H, register of deserters, #1 (Peter Robinson)

3 company H, register of men transferred (Peter Robinson)

4 company H, descriptive roll, #3 (Peter Robinson)

5 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 5 March 2005 (Peter Robinson)

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

7 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Peter Robertson)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 15 March 2015, from Fold3]


Robinson, Peter
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 16 Mar 15]

Robertson, Peter
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Sgt | Sgt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Robinson, Peter

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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