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James E Wilson [or Nelson]

Before the war

He was born in 1832/33 (2 (28 in 1861)).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 9 December 1861 (1, 2 [8 Nov 61]). He was mustered in as a private in company I (1, 2, 3-4).

He deserted on 10 December 1861, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 2). He was a private, in company I (3-4).

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) (James E Wilson)

2 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 31 March 2005 (James E Wilson [rolls have 'Nelson'])

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

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

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 7 February 2015, from Fold3]


Nelson, James E
Co. I, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt | Pvt
REFERENCE CARD.
Original filed under
Wilson James E
or James

GENERAL INDEX CARD.


[card 2, transcribed 5 May 15]
[the Fold3 digitization has two apparently identical images of this card, which are not immediately next to each other]

Wilson James E.
Co. I, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Pvt.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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