Andrew Whittier, 1862 Aug. 26 - 1862 Sept. 30, DiaryCodex 003178

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Andrew Whittier, 1862 Aug. 26 - 1862 Sept. 30, Diary

Call Number:

Codex 003178

Collection Dates:

1862 Aug. 26 - 1862 Sept. 30

Size of Collection:

1 v.; 19 cm.


Detailed account of the first month of Whittier's service and the formation of the 12th New Hampshire regiment. Pencil notation records his death in Chancellorsville, VA, May 3, 1963.

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Whittier was born in Gilford, New Hampshire, and enlisted in August 1862, while he was a student at the New Hampshire Conference Seminary and Female College in Northfield, NH. He died in Chancellorsville, Virginia, May 3, 1863.

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