The Resource Isaac Bevier letter

Isaac Bevier letter

Label
Isaac Bevier letter, 1862 Sept. 15
Title
Isaac Bevier letter
Inclusive dates
1862 Sept. 15
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 15 September 1862, from Isaac Bevier of Company E, 44th New York Infantry, to his parents detailing the second battle of Manassas (Bull Run), his wounding, and his stay in the hospital including work as a nurse. He also comments on the campaigning leading up to the battle of Antietam. Also includes a casualty list for the 44th New York
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Isaac Bevier was born about 1842. He enlisted in Company E, 44th New York Infantry 11 September 1861. He was wounded in action 30 August 1862 at the second battle of Manassas. Bevier transferred to Company G 26 October 1862 and was wounded in action at the battle of Cold Harbor 3 June 1864. Bevier mustered out of service 11 October 1864. After the Civil War he resided in Brooklyn, New York.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Isaac Bevier letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
7
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
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001651009
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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