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  • 1st Rhode Island Hospital Steward

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    1st Rhode Island Hospital Steward - Inventory Number: CDV 376 /SOLD

    Edwin D. White

    Residence Nashua NH; 20 years old.

    Enlisted on 12/28/1861 as a Private.

    On 1/8/1862 he mustered into "M" Co. “M” 1st RI Cavalry

    He was Mustered Out on 12/29/1864 at Camp Russell, VA

    He was listed as:

    * POW 6/18/1863 Middleburg, VA (Paroled)

    * Paroled 7/23/1863 (place not stated)

    * Absent sick 9/15/1863 Camp Parole, Annapolis, MD

    * Detached 11/15/1863 Dismounted Camp (Estimated day)

    * Returned 3/15/1864 (place not stated)


    * Hospital Steward 1/1/1862 (Estimated day)

    Intra Regimental Company Transfers:

    * 1/15/1862 from company M to Field & Staff (Estimated Day)

    Other Information:

    Born in Nashua, NH

    Member of GAR Post # 113 (Edward W. Kinsely) in Boston, MA

    Died 3/12/1886 in Nashua, NH

    - After the War he lived in Boston, MA

     - Register of Rhode Island Volunteers 1861-1865

     - GAR Post 113, Boston, MA History

     - GAR Dept of Massachusetts 1866-1947 (Sergeant)

    Inventory Number: CDV 367 / SOLD