Civil War Records of George W. Reiser


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
E (Davis Guards) 6th MVI (3 months) Musician; enl. May 4, 1861; must. May 7, 1861 must. out Aug. 2, 1861 Baltimore, Md.  

age 19; recruited while company was on duty in Baltimore.

Band 20th MVI enl. and must. Sept 11, 1861 must. out Aug. 8, 1862   confectioner  

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks

20th MVI
6th MVI
10th Md. Inf.
1st U.S. Vet Vol. Inf.

  Invalid 654 486 512 058 Md.  

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  first 123 pages (PDF); additional 39 pages (PDF)

Grand Army of the Republic



Date February 10, 1928 (source: pension file)
Place Baltimore, Md.
Age 87 years, 3 months
Burial Western Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
Survived by  

Additional Information

George William Reiser, son of Anton Reiser, was born in Germany October 22, 1840 (source: pension file).

Henry L. Hosmer. The Town of Acton in the Civil War,  1861-1865.  Tucson, AZ: The Author, 2001. 24.


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