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Joseph F. Akins pension certificate

Identifier: MS-SC3770

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of a single pension certificate (1912) belonging to Civil War veteran Joseph F. Akins, who served in Company B, 12th New Jersey Infantry. The certificate bears several attachments indicating rule changes and pension increases (1918-1922).


  • 1912 - 1922


Biographical / Historical

Joseph F. Akins (1832-1926) was born in New Jersey and later moved to Edwards County, IL. Akins served as a private in Company B, 12th New Jersey Infantry, during the American Civil War.


1 folders (1 folder (.5 inch, .042 linear foot))

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