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Subjects: Military, Civil War
Description: Gilbert Dickey
First graduating class of MAC 1861
Enlisted in Howland's Engineers as first sergeant, Sept. 16, 1861, at Battle Creek, for 3 years at age 20. Mustered Oct. 9, 1861. Mustered out at St. Louis, Missouri, Jan. 8, 1862. Enlisted in company E, 24th Infantry, August 12, 1862, at Detroit for 3 years, age 19. Mustered, August 13, 1862. Commissary sergeant, Dec. 2, 1862. Sergeant major, Jan. 27, 1863. Commissioned second lieutenant, company G, March 10, 1863. Mustered, April 17, 1863. Killed in action at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 1863. Buried in national Cemetery, Gettysburg, PA.
Original Format: Albumen photograph
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