Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Diary of Sergeant George G. Smith: July 29, 1862

Re-enlisted in the 1st Louisiana Regiment as Orderly Sergeant of Company E. The regimental officers were Colonel Richard E. Holcomb, formerly Major of the 13th C. V., Lieutenant Colonel Henry H. Elliot, Major William O. Fisk, and Adjutant Charles H. Grosvenor, formerly sergeant of Company H, 13th C. V. The line officers of Company E were, Captain Louis A. Solomon, 1st Lieutenant Rudolph Krause, Second Lieutenant James M. Gardner, formerly 2d Sergeant Co. K, 13th C. V.

SOURCE: George G. Smith, Leaves from a Soldier's Diary, p. 25

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