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Fitzinger, George W. (8th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers (3 Months))


Biographical Note

George W. Fitzinger served with Company B, Pennsylvania 23rd Infantry Regiment. He enlisted in April 1861 and mustered out in July 1861 (the 23rd Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry was a 3 month regiment). There are no records to indicate that Fitzinger served with another regiment later, though the end of his letter suggested he was headed to Washington, DC, to join the army again.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

George W. Fitzinger Letter

Identifier: Ms-2017-039

The collection connsists of a single letter written by George W. Fitzinger to his cousin, James Barclay, on August 29, 1861.

Dates: 1861