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William W Chisman - Civil War
Record Series: Military Records
Collection: Civil War
County: Statewide

Referencenumber: CIV032689
Accession Number: 1938001
Party: Name
Age: 18
Date Enrolled: 1862/08/10
Where Enrolled: Wilmington, Indiana
Regiment: 83
Company: I
Discharge Date: 1865/06/01
Notes: Sergeant. Mustered out near Washington, D.C. Card is noted: "Medal of Honor Awarded by War Department August 15, 1894, for 'Gallantry in the charge of the 'volunteer storming party', at Vicksburg, Miss., May 22, 1863."
Cavalry/ Battery Unit:  
Name: William W Chisman
Party Type: Name
Source: http://www.indianadigitalarchives.org/ViewRecord.aspx?RID=D9DD69B7DB9B79D3AF8CD6EB4B609864
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