Alexander Oglesby searching for three Civil War veteran comrades

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Title

Alexander Oglesby searching for three Civil War veteran comrades

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Oglesby is searching for Mr. Mines Goodall, Abraham Pussley, and Robert Allen, of the 14th U.S. Colored Troops, Civil War [possibly to apply for a Civil War veteran's pension?]

Source

Nashville Globe (Nashville, TN)

Date

August 22, 1913

Coverage

Washington, District of Columbia
Gallatin, Tennessee

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

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Transcription

ALEXANDER OGLESBY INQUIRING
FOR SOLDIER COMRADES.
A letter from Mr. Alexander Ogles-
by, in care from Adjt. General's office,
War Department, Washington, D. C.,
has the following to say:
"I would like to find Mr. Mines
Goodall, who was a soldier, Company
L, 14th U. S.; C. T. or Abraham Puss-
ley, who lived at Gallatin, Tenn., in
1865, or Robert Allen, who was a
soldier in Company F, 14th U. S. C. T.,
or any of the Oglesbys who were in
the 14th U. S. C. T., or any man or
woman who knows anything of these
soldiers.
This information will be thankfully
received. You may address me as
"ALEXANDER OGLESBY,
"Care of Adjt. General's Office, War
Department, Washington, D. C."

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Citation

“Alexander Oglesby searching for three Civil War veteran comrades,” Information Wanted Ad, Nashville Globe (Nashville, TN), August 22, 1913, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 21, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3428.

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