DISCHARGE FOR SOLDIER IN 20TH OHIO VOLUNTEERS

$65.00 SOLD

Quantity Available: None

Item Code: 998-185

Discharge for Christian Hook, a Private in Captain Armstrong’s company E, 20th Ohio Vols. He enlisted on 4/20/61 to serve 3 months. Discharge is dated 8/18/61 at Columbus, OH. Document is signed by John R. Edie, Major, 15th US Infantry, USA Mustering Officer.

It appears that Hook served in 2 other 3 month regiments – the 151st Ohio from May to August 1864, and the 192nd Ohio, from March to June, 1865. Hook died in 1926 and is buried in Maple Grove Cemetery in Findley, OH.

Measures 8 ½” x 10 3/4”. Paper has yellowed with age. Shows fold creases and scattered spotting/foxing. Almost completely separated along 2 of the 3 vertical folds. Crease at lower right corner. Completely legible.    [ld]

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,

MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM.

FOR OUR POLICIES AND TERMS,

CLICK ON ‘CONTACT US’ AT THE TOP OF ANY PAGE ON THE SITE,

THEN ON ‘LAYAWAY POLICY’.

Inquire About DISCHARGE FOR SOLDIER IN 20TH OHIO VOLUNTEERS

should be empty

featured item

US MODEL 1860 AMES CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER WITH WOOD LINED STEEL SCABBARD

Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass. Maker: Ames Mfg. Co. Year: Civil War Model: M1860 Size: 35 inch blade Condition: Excellent+ This regulation M1860 Cavalry Officer has the decorated guard with the eagle, decorated branches and pommel. The grip is… (870-122). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

21
Mar

Coming Up March 29-30: 47th Annual Civil War Show, Fredericksburg, VA Learn More »