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12086 General Blair and Staff Albumen 11”X 14” Albumen General Frank P.
Blair Jr and staff. The Library of Congress indicates this photo is a Brady but
it is unmarked. The mount edge is toned and the bottom right corner is damp
stained. The photo itself is quite nice. Other in the photo include: Captain
Kussock, Colonel Welcher, Captain Steele, Captain Henley, Major Tompkins,
Captain Roberts, Captain Ware, Lieutenant Towne, Major Boucher, General
Adam Hickenlooper 5th Ohio Lt Artillery, Lieutenant Colonel Cadle, and
Lieutenant Colonel Kirby. $595
Residence was not listed; a 26 year-old Engineer.
Enlisted on 8/31/1861 as a Captain.
On 9/20/1861 he mustered into OH 5th Light Artillery
He was discharged for promotion on 9/14/1864
On 9/14/1864 he was commissioned into
US Volunteers Inspector Gen Dept
He was transferred out on 5/13/1865
On 5/13/1865 he transferred into OH 5th Light Artillery
He was Mustered Out on 7/31/1865
* Lt Colonel 9/14/1864 (Lt Colonel & Asst Inspector General)
* Brig-General 3/31/1865 by Brevet
* Capt 5/13/1865 (Transferred back as Captain)
Residence was not listed;
Enlisted as a Major (date unknown).
He also had service in:
Field & Staff MO 5th SM Cavalry