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Guide to the Jameson J. Berkey Discharge MSS.1822

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

June 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-06-18T16:45-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Jameson J. Berkey discharge

Unit ID:

MSS.1822

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

6648
Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 item)

Dates:

1865 January 3

Abstract:

Iowa soldier's discharge from U.S. military service, 3 January 1865.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of Berkey's discharge from United States military service. Berkey enlisted on 4 November 1862 and was discharged as of 31 December 1864, prior to the completion of his three year enlistment "by reason of S.O. No. 211, dated Hd Qrs M[ilitary] D[istrict of] W[est] Miss[issippi] dec [sic] 12 1864". The discharge took place at Morganza, Lousiana.

Processing Information:

Processed by

John Beeler, 2007

Preferred Citation:

Jameson J. Berkey discharge, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Donated by Wade Hall, 2005

Biographical/Historical note

Berkey was a soldier in the 38th Iowa Volunteer Infantry Regiment during the Civil War

Box 6648 Folder 1822

Discharge certificate of Jameson J. Berkey from service of the United States, January 3, 1865 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/22209