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United States. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Elijah A. Hawn Papers

Identifier: MS-1047

This collection contains six letters of personal correspondence between Elijah Hawn and his wife Nancy dated from May 26, 1862 through June 16, 1863. Also included are form no. 79 from the U.S. Treasury Department (which allows for Nancy to be granted a widow’s pension), a letter from the Department of the Interior rejecting her widow’s pension on the grounds that she remarried, and a division of land agreement.

Dates: 1862 May 26-1872 August 3

Lazarus Johnson Papers

Identifier: MS-0407

This collection consists primarily of two sections of a muster roll for Company K of the 2nd Regiment of the East Tennessee Infantry Volunteers (USA) and Lazarus Johnson's discharge and pension papers. Also included is Johnson's affidavit regarding Calloway W. Catlett's pension claim.

Dates: 1863 June 30-1918 June 10