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Regiment: 1st Michigan Infantry Battles Mentioned: Historical Figures:
MUSTER-IN ROLL of 1st Lt. + Adjutant Francis Raymond Jr. in the First Regiment, ( Brigade,) of Michigan Infantry Volunteers, commanded by Colonel Ira C. Abbott called into the service of the United States, by President Lincoln from the Twenty First day of April 1864, (date of this muster,) for the term of Three years unless sooner discharged.
|Joined For Duty and Enrolled||Traveling||Valuation, in Dollars, of-||Remarks. 1..Every man whose names is on this roll must be accounted for on the next muster roll. 2. The exchange of men by substitution, and the exchanging swapping, or loaning of horses after muster into service are strictly forbidden.|
|Number of Each Grade||Names Present and Absent (Privates in Alphabetical order)||Rank||Age||When.||Where.||By Whom Enrolled||Period||To place of rendez-vous, No. of miles||From place of discharge home, No. of miles||Horses||Horse equipm’ts|
|No 1||Francis Raymond Jr||1st Lieut + Adjt.||19||April 21st 64||Beverly Ford VA||Gov Blair||3 years||Promoted to be 1st Lt. And Adjutant vice Wilcox transfered to Veteran Reserve Corps. This muster to date from April 21st/64|
|I certify, on honor, that this Muster Roll exhibits the true state of 1st Lt. Francis Raymond Jr of the 1st Michigan Vet Infantry for the period herein mentioned; that he answers to his own proper name in person; and that the remarks set opposite the name of each officer and soldier are accurate and just Wm A. Throop Lt. Col. Comdg Reg’t Date: April 25th 1864 Station: Beverly Ford VA||We certify, on oath, That the figures opposite the names on this Roll, for valuation of horses and horse equipments, represent and show the true cash value of the horses and equipments of the men, respectively, at the place of enrollment, according to our honest, Impartial judgment Sworn to and subscribed before Appraisers. Date: Section: Mustering Officer||I certify, on honor, That I have carefully examined the officer whose name is borned on this roll, horse and equipment, and have accepted time into service of the United States for the term of three years from the Twenty First day of April 1864. GW Barward Capt and Asst Commissary of Musters Date: April 26th 1864 Station: Rapp Station VA.|
|(A. G. O. No. 21-First.) DIRECTIONS TO MUSTERING OFFICER. The Mustering Officer will see that four copies of this roll are made, three of which he will retain; the fourth will be retained by the Company Commander, or, in case of Field and Staff, and officers and men mustered into service separately or in squads, by the Senior Officer, Non-commissioned, or the Private standing first on the list of persons so mustered in, to handed by him to the person who musters them or him at his next muster, that the new Muster Rolls may be properly made out. The Mustering Officer will dispose of the three copies retained by him as follows: He will send one to the Adjutant General of the Army, one to the Paymaster General of the Army, and one to the Adjutant General of the State to which the troops belong. These will be sent as soon as possible after the muster-in.|