Chicopee Archives Online

George Croshier, Civil War Soldier

Dublin Core

Title

George Croshier, Civil War Soldier

Subject

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Description

George Croshier
Born in Chicopee Falls, Mass_Son of George Croshier_By occupation a Painter_Single_At the age of 17 years, on March 20, 1864, enlisted for (probably) 3 years in the 57th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry_Date of muster unknown_Company ā€œCā€
He was killed in the battle of Spottsylvania Court, Va., on or about May 12, 1864, the second engagement of the campaign of that year under Gen. Grant in Virginia, and was buried on the battlefield.
This is all that could be learned of Croshier.

Source

Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee

Date

ca. 1861-1865

Rights

Public Domain

Type

Text

Identifier

SR-420.0

Coverage

Chicopee (Mass.)

Files

SR-420.0.jpg

Citation

“George Croshier, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed December 7, 2016, http://www.chicopeepubliclibrary.org/archives/items/show/2451.