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John C Young

Before the war

He was born in 1817/18 (2 (43 in 1861)). He was born in Philadelphia Pennsylvania (2).

When he enlisted, he was a basket maker (2).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 7-1/2 inches tall, had a light complexion, dark eyes, and grey hair (2).

During the war

He was mustered into service for three years in company E on 6 September 1861, in Philadelphia Pennsylvania (1, 2, 4). He was enlisted by Captain Lentz, and mustered into service by Captain Starr (2).

He was discharged on 16 April 1862 on surgeon's certificate of disability, at Washington, DC (1, 2, 3). He was a private, in company E (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)

2 descriptive book, company E, entry 83 (John C Young)

3 company E, register of men discharged, number 3 (John C Young)

4 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (John C Young)

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John Young in the 91st PA database

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 May 2015, from Fold3]


Young John C.
Co. E, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Pvt.
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GENERAL INDEX CARD.

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