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Recruits for the Regular Army

Galbraith, Frederick W., Unknown, 0, unassigned recruit, VT VOLS; com, 2LT, 3rd ME LARTY, 6/22/63, pr CAPT and ADC 5/18/64, Bvt MAJ 5/29/64, Bvt LTC 3/13/65, m/o 6/8/65

Hewitt, Ephraim M., Brighton, VT; Danville, VT, 19, enl. 10/19/61, pvt, m/i, 10/19/61, Co. F, 1st ME CAV, m/o 2/14/62, Camp Penobscot, dsrtd; enl. 2/17/62, Rockland, ME, dsrtd 05/15/62, apprehended 06/04/62, dsrtd 07/30/62. Remainder using alias George W. Brown: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/22/62, Pvt, Co. I, 4th VT INF, wdd, 5/4/63, dis/wds, Washington, DC, 4/27/64; recruit, enl 6/1/64, m/i 6/3/64, assigned to 1st VT CAV, name not taken up on rolls; in confinement, Giesboro Point, Washington, Aug 64, deserted from Provost Guard 10/64, nfr

Leavenworth, Jesse Henry, Danville, VT, 0, USMA 1826, 2LT, 4th US INF, 1830-1831; 2nd US INF, 1831-1832; recruiter; resgd 10/31/1836; COL, 2nd CO INF, 2/62-9/63

Loomis, Gustavus A., Thetford, VT, 0, USMA 11; veteran of War of 1812, Mexican War, Black Hawk War, Seminole Wars in Fla.; COL, 5th US INF, 1851; in 62, being then 72 years old, cmdd recruits on Governor's Island; retired 6/63, Bvt BGen USA 3/13/65, for long and meritorious services [College: USMA 11]

Lucas, Martin Anderson, Woodstock, VT, 19, enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. B, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 8/24/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. D, 4th VT INF, tr to USA, 12/18/62, gen svc, m/o 9/20/64, reen 9/30/64, as unassigned recruit, m/o 9/30/67

Shannon, John, Rutland, VT, 0, enl 5/30/64, m/o 5/30/69, 17th US INF; unassigned recruit, 22nd NY CAV 4/14-5/6/65