MOLLUS ~ MEMORIAM ~ 3RD NY CAVALRY & 2ND U.S. COLORED TROOPS CAVALRY
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9" X 5 1/2" ~ SINGLE-FOLD ~ MILITARY ORDER OF THE LOYAL LEGION OF THE UNITED STATES, COMMANDERY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS ~ IN MEMORIAM ~ EDWIN COWLES MARKHAM, CO.E, 3RD NEW YORK CAVALRY VOLUNTEERS AND LATER PROMOTED TO 2ND LIEUT. 2ND U.S. COL. VOL. CAV...LATER PROMOTED TO 1ST LIEUT.
Edwin C. Markham
Residence was not listed; 18 years old. Enlisted on 8/12/1861 at Delhi, NY as a Private. On 8/22/1861 he mustered into "E" Co. NY 3rd Cavalry He Re-enlisted on 12/21/1866 He was discharged for promotion on 2/20/1864 On 2/20/1864 he transferred into US CT 2nd Cavalry (date and method of discharge not given) Promotions: * Corpl 12/1/1862 * Sergt 7/11/1863
Shipping Weight: 0.75 lb