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Guide to the Charles Simler Civil War discharge papers 1977.531

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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: New York (State). National Guard. Regiment, 56th.
Creator: Simler, Charles
Title: Charles Simler Civil War discharge papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1863-1865
Abstract: This collection contains two Civil War discharges issued to Charles Simler (or Simbler) from the 56th Regiment of the New York State National Guard in 1863 and 1865. Simler reenlisted after his first discharge in 1863. The documents are signed by Mustering Officers Captain P. Hanson of Brooklyn (1863) and Lieutenant M. Dolan of Hart Island in New York Harbor (1865).
Quantity: 0.01 Linear feet in one folder.
Text [Box]: A0071
Call Phrase: 1977.531
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.