History of the Ninety-Third Regiment, New York Volunteer Infantry, 1861-1865

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General Books LLC, 2009 - 440 pages
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER IX. Order for Muster-Out.--Our Arrival in Albany, N. Y.--Roster of Members of the Regiment from Start to Finish, Giving Each Man's Record.--Recapitulation. GOOD NEWS! We are going home! No more soldiering! Each man will now be his own commissary and Quartermaster! 'headquarters, Army Of The Potomac Spec1al Orders No. 158. June 22, 1865. II. In accordance with telegraphic instructions of this date, from the Adjutant General's Office, muster-out rolls will, at once, be prepared for each of the following-named regiments and battalions, viz.: 93d New York Volunteers. These musters-out will be by entire regimental or battalion organizations, including all additions, whether recruits or otherwise, and all absentees. The musters-out and discharges will be made, under the regulations promulgated in General Orders No 94, current series, from the Adjutant General's Office. As a necessary preliminary to the muster out, the commissary of musters of the corps in which the regiments or battalions may be serving, will forward to these headquarters, in the case of each regiment or battalion, his certificate that the requirements of General Orders No. 94, current series, from the Adjutant General's Office, have been complied with by it, and thereupon final orders for its muster-out will be given. The commissary of musters will accompany his certificate with a statement showing the number of commissioned officers and enlisted men present, and the number of each absent, to be mustered out with the regiment or battalion, and the state rendezvous to which it is to be sent. By command of Maj. Gen. Meade. Geo. D. Ruggles, Assistant Adjutant General." The following was cut from an Albany paper, printed July 3d, 1865: "The 93d Regiment New York State Veteran Volunteers...

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