The Resource Isaac Bevier letter

Isaac Bevier letter

Label
Isaac Bevier letter, 1862 July 5
Title
Isaac Bevier letter
Inclusive dates
1862 July 5
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 5 July 1862, from Isaac Bevier (b. ca. 1842) of Company E, 44th New York Infantry Regiment to his parents describing the the Seven Days' Battles including Gaines' Mill and Malvern Hill. He discusses the fighting and a flag that his regiment captured as well as news of camp life, including some souvenirs he and others have picked up
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
6
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001635383
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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