William H. Sherfy Commissions
OBC 84
1 os. folder

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Processed by: Benjamin Clark, February 2006

Biographical Note:

William H. Sherfy served in 16th Infantry Regiment, company D as a private and 97th Infantry Regiment, and company K as second lieutenant during the Civil War. He did not attain the rank of major and then captain until after the war had ended.

Civil War Service Records. Ancestry Library. 8 Feb. 2006 <http://www.ancestrylibrary.com.>

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains two commissions for William H. Sherfy, one to the rank of major and the other to the rank of captain in the U. S. Army. 

Item Listing:


1868 Jul. 21 Sherfy commission, rank of major.
1868 Jul. 28 Sherfy commission, rank of captain.

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 oversized folder

Collection Dates:

July 1868



Access: This collection is open for research.



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Language Materials are entirely in English

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