Campbell, Archibald P. – June 30, 1862

Michigan Civil War Collection

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Regiment: 2nd Michigan Cavalry

Battles Mentioned:

Historical Figures:

No. 3
The United States                    to

On what account. Commencement and Expiration. Term of Service Charge Pay per Month Amount Remarks
Pay From… To… Months. Days. Dollars. Cents. Dollars. Cents.
For Myself Capt to July 13th 1862


From July the 1st 1862

To 31st day August 1862 2 2 80 + 95


183 49
For  1 + 2 private servant not soldier 2 13 + 12 43 35 [or 45]
For  1 + 2 private servant not soldier 2 2 50 8 92
For 4 + 3 Horses 15 32 + 24 00 12 53
No. of days No. of Rations Total No. of Rations Post or place  where due. Price of Rations.


For myself for    year service 13 5 65 30 19 50
For  private servant not soldier 49 7 343 30 102







I HEREBY CERTIFY, that the foregoing account is accurate and just; that I have not been absent with or without leave during any part of the time charged for; that I have not received pay, nor drawn rations, forage, or clothing, in kind, or received money in lieu
of any part thereof, for any part of the therein charged; that I actually owned, and kept in service, the horses, and employed the private servants for which I charge, for the whole of the time charged, and that I did not, during the terms so charged, or any part hereof, keep of employ a soldier as a waiter or servant; that the annexed is an accurate description of my servant; that for the whole period charged for my staff appointment, I actually and legally held the appointment, and did duty in the department; that I was the actual and only commanding officer at the double-ration post charge for; and that no officer, within my knowledge has a right to claim, or does claim, for said services for any of the period charged; that for the whole time brevet pay is claimed, I had the command stated; that I was actually in the command of a company for the whole time additional pay is charged; that I have not been in the performance of any staff duty for which I claim or have received extra compensation during the time an additional ration is charged for; that I have been in the United States Army as a commissioned officer for the number of years stated in the charge for extra rations; that I am not in arrears with the United States on any account whatsoever, and that the last payment I received was
from Paymaster Maj. Phelps       , and to the  30   day of    June  1862    I at
the same time acknowledge that I have RECEIVED of     Maj. Brinton                   Paymaster U.S. Army, this   5
day of  Dece.  1862     , the sum of  Three Hundr Seventy   dollars and  Sixty Nine          cents, being the amount and in full of said account.(SIGNED IN DUPLICATE.)
A.P. Campbell
Lieut Col. 2nd Mich Cav
Description of Servants. Recapitulation.
Names. Complexion. Height.
Feet.    |  Inches.
Eyes. Hair Pay
Amount               $
Henry Waldon


Isack Jones



  5                 9


5                   8





Voucher No. 3

Paid the 5 of December 1862
Lt. Col. AP Campbell
2nd Mich U.S. Cavalry
From the 1 of July 1862
To the 31 of August 1862