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Read, Rufus S. (b. 1840)

Read, Rufus S. (b. 1840)
Historical Note
Rufus S. Read was born about 1840 in Pennsylvania.  A Union Soldier from Pennsylvania who on 5/27/1861 mustered into “K” Company, Pennsylvania 31st Infantry as a musician, discharged for promotion on 12/21/1862 and mustered into “Batty M” Co. U.S. Army 2nd Light Artillery Regiment Regular Army.  Military: 2 Pennsylvania Res. Inf. (31 Pennsylvania Vols.) 2nd Regiment, Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry (31st Volunteers) Rank in:  Fifer Rank out:  Musician

Source:  History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865

National Park Service. U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865

Mss. Acc. 2009.027 Rufus S. Read Civil War Diary.

Note Author
Anne Johnson

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Rufus S. Read Civil War Diary, 1861-1864