Creager, Marvin H. – October 1864

Michigan Civil War Collection


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Regiment: 2nd Michigan Cavalry

Battles Mentioned:

Historical Figures:

No. 43.
List of Articles Lost or Destroyed in the Public Service at Camp in the Field
while in the possession and charge of Lieut M. H. Creager Co. F 2 Mich Cav Comdg Co United
States Army, in the month of October 1864.

No. or Quantity. Articles. Circumstances and Cause.
One (1) Cav. Horse While on the march after Gen Forrest near Shlbyville Tenn Oct 3d, 64 this horse fell, disabling himself and was abandoned by order of Brig Gen Croxton
One (1) Cav. Horse Worn out on the march after Gen Forrest near Florrence Ala Oct 8th/64 and abandoned by order of Brig Gen Croxton
One (1) Cav. Horse Died in Camp at Franklin Tenn October 11th 1864
One (1) Cav. Horse Worn out, and abandoned at Puluski Tenn Oct 15th 1864 by order of Brig Gen Croxton
One (1) Cav. Horse Worn out and abandoned at Center Star Ala. Oct 26th/64 by order of Gen Croxton
One (1) Cav. Horse Worn out and abandoned at Four Mile Creek Ala. Oct 30th 64 by order of Gen Croxton

I certify, that the several articles of Quartermaster’s stores, above enumerated, have been unavoidably lost or destroyed while in the public service, as indicated by the remarks annexed to them respectibely.
M.H. Creager 2 Lt. Co. “F” 2d Mich Cav.
Approved:                                                                                                       Comdg Co.  Quartermaster
N F Nicholson
Major               Commanding.

No. 43.

No. 1               Abstract L.
October 1864
Lieut MH Creager Co F 2d Mich Cav
Comdg Co.
Articles Lost of Destroyed in the
Month of October 1864