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TRANS-MISSISSIPPI DEPT. ~ HOUSTON TEXAS ~ 55th GA. INFANTRY ~ UCV CALLING CARD
Item #: CWB6443
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R D. Chapman

Residence Miller County GA; 
Enlisted on 10/8/1861 as a Private.

On 10/8/1861 he mustered into "E" Co. GA 1st State Troops 
He was Mustered Out on 4/25/1862
 (Estimated day of Muster out)

On 5/17/1862 he was commissioned into "E" Co. GA 55th Infantry 
(date and method of discharge not given)
 (Served as a guard at Andersonville prison)


He was listed as:
* POW 9/20/1863 Manchester, KY
* Transferred 9/28/1863 Louisville, KY To Johnson's Island, OH
* Received 9/29/1863 Johnson's Island, OH


Promotions:
* 1st Lieut 5/17/1862 (As of Co. E 55th GA Infantry)
* Capt 9/12/1862 
* Sergt Major 10/11/1862 


Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
* 3/1/1864 from company E to company C
Shipping Weight: 0.75 lb
 $375.00 USD