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Charles Mayer papers

 Collection — Box: 58
Identifier: MS-SC1020

Scope and Contents

Military papers include commissions to 1st sergeant, sergeant, lieutenant and captain. Discharge papers.

Dates

  • Created: 1861 - 1865

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Born in Germany, emigrated to the United States with his family and settled in Galena, Illinois, served with the 12th Illinois Infantry, Company C, entered as a private and discharged as a captain.

Extent

1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear ft)) : 7 items

Language of Materials

English