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Pennsylvania in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • James Snedden (1849 - 1919)
    The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician James Snedden, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 5 Jun...
  • Pvt. William Franklin Tennis (USA) (1842 - 1868)
    Civil War Veteran. 108th PA Regiment, 11th Cavalry, Co H. Mustered in on 5 August 1864 for a term of 1 year, rank of private. Age 20 at enrollment, complexion ruddy, eyes blue, height 5' 7-1/2", hair l...
  • Brevet Maj. General Charles H. T. Collis (USA) (1838 - 1902)
    Charles Henry Tucker "Tucky" Collis (February 4, 1838 - May 11, 1902) was an Irish-American US Army officer who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the American Civil War. He was born in I...
  • Pvt. Israel C. Tennis (USA) (1846 - 1930)
    Israel first served in the American Civil War with the 36th Pa.Emergency Militia, COMPANY E, from 28/Jul/1863 to 11/Aug/1863. Their primary duties were helping locate, collect, and return lost military...
  • Samuel Joseph Tennis (USA) (1844 - 1912)
    The son of Samuel & Elizabeth Countryman Tennis, in 1860 he was a farmer living in Dauphin County, with the Peter Shenk family on Schoolhouse Ln. & Miller Rd.A Civil War veteran, he enlisted in Hummels...

This project is used to relate all units from Pennsylvania who served in the Union Army.