Georgia Volunteers 28th and 55th regiments muster rolls and other documents
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Georgia Volunteers 28th and 55th regiments muster rolls and other documents

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 28th. Company A.
Title: Georgia Volunteers 28th and 55th regiments muster rolls and other documents
Dates: 1862-1863
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1806

Biographical/Historical Note

The 28th Regiment of the Georgia Volunteers was originally known as the 20th Regiment and formed during the Civil War in September 1861.

The 55th Regiment of the Georgia Volunteers formed during the Civil War in the spring of 1862.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains the muster roll for Company A of the 28th Regiment of the Georgia Volunteers from 28 February - 30 April 1862. The bottom portion of this muster roll is missing. The muster roll for Company I of the 55th Regiment of the Georgia Volunteers from June - 31 August 1863 is also included in this collection. These muster rolls include the names and ranks of the soldiers in each company as well as their pay information and other important notes on the soldiers. Also included are a blank muster roll and a small piece of paper with a list of unidentifiable court cases.


Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 28th. Company A.
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 55th. Company I.
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Military records.
Muster rolls.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection is processed at the Basic Level (or collection level). There is no detailed inventory for this collection as it is not fully processed. To request that this collection be added to our priority list of collections to be fully processed as staffing and funding allow, please contact the Library and Archives staff.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
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