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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, I. List of officers from Massachusetts in United States Navy, 1861 to 1865. (search)
sst. Engr. Burditt, William, In service prior to 1861.Mass.Mass.Mass.—--, 1861.Gunner.Navy Yard, Portsmouth;-July 26, 1864.Resigned.Gunner. July 27, 1864.Actg. Master.Navy Yard, Boston. Mohican.Special Service.Dec. 21, 1866.Hon. discharged.Actg. Master. Burge, William J.,R. I.Mass.Mass.Jan. 25, 1862.Actg. Asst. Surgeon.Ino; Albatross; Flag; Florida.Special Service; W. Gulf; So. Atlantic; North Atlantic.Jan. 14, 1866.Hon. discharged.Actg. Asst. Surgeon. Burgess, Francis, Credit, Westminster. Mass.Mass.Mass.Apr. 22, 1862.Actg. Master.Magnolia; Beauregard; Fort Henry.East Gulf.Nov. 18, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. Master. Burgess, Henry C.,Mass.Mass.Mass.Jan. 31, 1862.Actg. Asst. Paymr.Ohio.Recg. Ship.Jan. 31, 1866.Hon. discharged.Actg. Asst. Paymr. Officers from Massachusetts in United States Navy—Continued. name.Where Born.State of which a Citizen.State from which Appointed.appointment.Vessels on which Served.Squadron.Termination of service. Date.RankDate.Discharge
1861. Captain, 93d Ohio Infantry, July 18, 1862. Lieut. Colonel, Apr. 3, 1863. Resigned, Dec. 2, 1863. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, June 8, 1865. May, Dwight. Born in Massachusetts. Captain, 2d Mich. Infantry, Apr. 25, 1861. Resigned Dec. 2, 1861. Lieut. Colonel, 12th Mich. Infantry, Oct. 8, 1862. Colonel, June 10, 1865. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Oct. 24, 1865. Mustered out, Feb. 15, 1866. Died, Jan. 28, 1880. Miles, Nelson Appleton. Born at Westminster, Mass., Aug. 8, 1839. Captain, 22d Mass. Infantry, Sept. 9, 1861. Mustered out, May 31, 1862. Lieut. Colonel, 61st N. Y. Infantry, May 31, 1862. Colonel, Sept. 30, 1862. Awarded a medal of honor. Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, May 12, 1864; accepted, June 27, 1864. Brevet Maj. General, U. S. Volunteers, Aug. 25, 1864. Maj. General, U. S. Volunteers, Oct. 21, 1865; accepted, Oct. 26, 1865. Served during the Manassas, Peninsular, Northern Virginia, Maryland, Rappahannock, Pennsylvania,
e they entered; the other fifty per cent. remain about the same. Ebenezer Swan, Chairman Selectmen. Upton. I have said many times that not one of our boys came home morally worse than when he went out, and a large majority came home much better. Velorous Taft, Chairman Selectmen. Ware. The returned soldiers are better in their habits. B. Snow, Chairman Selectmen. Waltham. As a class, they are more thoughtful and better men. F. M. Stone, Chairman Selectmen. Westminster. Those the most reckless before enlisting, we think, in some cases at least, more willing to submit to good order and regulations than before enlisting. Thos. D. Wood, Chairman Selectmen. Westfield. In a number of cases, young men who, prior to their enlisting, spent most of their time in saloons and drinking-houses, have, since their return, obtained steady employment and faithfully pursue their labors. As a general answer I should say that but a very small proportion have b
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, XIV. Massachusetts women in the civil war. (search)
th Groton. South Hanover. South Harwich. South Hingham. South Milford. South Natick. South Royalston. South Scituate. South Somerset. South Sterling. South Stoughton. South Weymouth. Stow. Sudbury. Sudbury Centre. Swampscott. Swanzey Village. Taunton. Templeton. Tewksbury. Thompsonville. Tolland. Townsend Harbor. Tyngsborough. Upton. Uxbridge. Walpole. Waltham. Ware. Wareham. Warren. Warwick. Watertown. Wayland. Weir Village. West Amesbury. Westborough. West Boylston. West Bridgewater. West Brookfield. West Cambridge. West Dedham. West Dracut. Westfield. West Fitchburg. Westford. West Hingham. West Medford. Westminster. West Newton. Weston. West Roxbury. West Scituate. West Tisbury. Westville. Whitonsville. Williamstown. Winchendon. Winchester. Woburn. Woburn Centre. Worcester. Wrentham. Yarmouth Port.