Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Colonel Loomis” in chapter 24 of John Beatty, The Citizen-Soldier; or, Memoirs of a Volunteer:
...nel felt it to be his duty to invest the price of the sword in beer for the boys.
Lieutenant Orr was kind enough to give me a field glass.
Hewitt's Kentucky battery has been assigned to me. Colonel Loomis has assumed command of his battery again.
His commission as colonel was simply a complimentary one, conferred by the Governor of Michigan.
He should be recognized by the War Department as colonel...
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