Re: Civil War Era wallet-note inside
According to records on ancestry.com, Linus Ludington enlisted in Co. G, 1st CTHA in New Britain on May 22, 1861. He transferred to 119th Co., 2nd BN, Veteran Reserve Corps on November 14, 1863. He was discharged on June 3, 1864. In 1876 he applied for a pension.
Originally Posted by Crockett
Gilbert Mixter was a mechanic who joined Co. E 1st MA Cavalry in Springfield on September 10, 1861, age 34. He died of diarrhea at Andersonville on July 27, 1864.
Last edited by FortyRounder; 12-30-2007 at 10:46 PM.
"When there is no officer with us, we take no prisoners." Private John Brobst, 25th Wisconsin Infantry, May 20, 1864.