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Mills, Frank (fl. 1874) [Muster Roll, Company G, 9th Cavalry]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07333.03 Author/Creator: Mills, Frank (fl. 1874) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document Date: 31 August 1874 Pagination: 2 p. ; 51.6 x 81.4 cm.

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Summary of Content: Signed by Frank Mills, 2nd Lieutenant of Company G, 24th Infantry Regiment. Signed by E. D. [Diminick?], 1st Lieutenant of Company G, 9th Cavalry, as a witness. Includes the names and signatures (or mark) of soldiers in Company G. Muster roll for 30 June 1874-31 August 1874. A note written across the printed text of the roll indicates that Company G was paid 28 September 1874.

Background Information: The legendary 9th and 10th Cavalries, known as Buffalo Soldiers, were raised in 1866. Following the Civil War, Buffalo Soldiers were primarily engaged in conflict against Native Americans on the Western ...Frontier. See More

People: Diminick, E. D., fl. 1874
Mills, Frank, fl. 1874

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Military HistoryAmerican WestAmerican Indian HistoryAfrican American HistoryAfrican American TroopsMuster Rolls and Returns

Sub Era: Reconstruction

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