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Regiment: 2nd Wisconsin Infantry
I certify, on honor, that William White a Private of
1st Lieut A. J. Saxton Company (F) of the 2nd Regiment of Infantry
Volunteers, of the State of Wisconsin, born in Onida, State
of New York, aged 20 years; 5 feet 5 ¼ inches high; Light complexion,
Grey eyes, Brown hair, and by occupation a farmer, having joined the company on
its original organization at Madison Wis, and enrolled in it at the muster into
the service of the United States at , on the 11th day
of June, 1861, (or was mustered in service as a recruit, by
, at , on the day of ,
186 , to serve in the Regiment,) for the term of three years:
and having served HONESTLY and FAITHFULLY with his company in The US Service
to the present date, is now entitled to a DISCHARGE by reason of Surgeons
Certificate of Disability
The said William White was last paid by Paymaster
to include the 31st day of October, 1862, and has
pay due him from that time to the present date; he is entitled to pay and subsistence for
TRAVELING to place of enrollment and whatever other allowances are authorized to volunteer
soldiers, or militia, so discharged. He has received Fifty Seven (57 56/100 dollars,
advanced by the United States on account of CLOTHING.
There is to be stopped from him, on account of the State of , or other
authorities for CLOTHING, &c., received on entering service, /100 dollars; also,
for expenses of SUBSISTENCE for TRAVELING from place of enrollment to the place of rendezvous,
amounting to /100 dollars: and on account of the United States for EXTRA
CLOTHING received in kind from C[ ? ] Camp and for other
amounting to one -/100 dollars;
and he has been SUBSISTED for TRAVELING to his place of enrollment, up to the
, 186 .
He is indebted to , SUTLER, /100 dollars.
He is indebted to , LAUNDRESS, /100 dollars.
Given in Duplicate, at Convalescent Camp VA, this 7th day of January, 1863.
Lamen J. [ ? ]
Lieut 6 N.H.Vols
Private William White
2nd Reg’t of Wis. Vols