Casey  County

 

John Lewis Sharpe (1834-1900)

Civil War Personal Service Records

Contributed By: Jeff Sharpe, great-great Grandson

 

The following are service records. They appears as strips of paper and are blank forms filled in. I’ve attempted to accurately transcribe these records as they appear without correcting spelling or punctuation or editing of any sort. The hand written portions will be in italics. Also they are not the complete records.

 

Memorandum

 

“MEMORANDUM FROM PRISONER OF WAR RECORDS             No. 215

 

NAME                               RANK     No. of     State    Arm of     Co       Info from

                                                           Reg’t.                 Service                records  vol  pg

                                L.

Louis                                                   2             KY         Inf         D.        Ex          3    339

Sharp   Lewis                         p           3              KY        I            D.     Or Ex  ?    8

                                                                                                                  C u B?      5  268

                                                                                                                      Mis 37  290 ½

                                                                                                  Hosp Dw .l.roll  115 nd 7

                                                                                                       l.     “        “    120

                                                                                                      CP                     4      94?

Captured at In Tenn.-1862.   and paroled at Dunlap Tenn  Aug 29\62

                                              No lalir (sic) recvd (sic)  of this capture

Again captured at Chickamauga Ga Sept 19-20\63,  confined at Richmond

V.    Sept 29, 1863:               Sent to Danville Va. Dec 12\63

                                              Confine at Florence SC. Oct. 14\64

Paroled at  Charleston SC Dec. 10        1864: reported at Coll   yr BKs ? Dec 17,  1864

Sent to Hosp Div\Where he was achmd (sic)?  Dec14\64   and furloughed. Jan.5\65

 

 

 

S            3                  Ky.

Lewis  Sharpe

Pvt, Co D, 3 Reg’t Kentucky Infantry.

Appears on

           Company Muster Roll

For Sept & Oct , 1863

Joined for duty and enrolled:

When Nov. 5 , 1861.*

Where Camp Wolford

Period 3 years*

Present or absent    absent

Stoppage, $______100 for

Due Gov’t $______100 for

Remarks: Absent with leave since

Sept. 20,1863.

Taken up from

Loss in action

Joxton(?)

Copyist

 

CAMP WOLFORD

Pulaski Co.

Civil War era camp located on the north side of the Cumberland River about eight miles south of Somerset, near Burnside.  This Union camp was the home for the 3rd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry regiment

 

 

 

S            3                  Ky.

Lewis  Sharpe

Pvt, Co D, 3 Reg’t Kentucky Infantry.

Appears on

           Company Muster Roll

For July & Aug , 1863

Joined for duty and enrolled:

When Nov. 5 , 1861.*

Where Camp Wolford

Period 3 years*

Present or absent    present

Stoppage, $______100 for

Due Gov’t $______100 for

Remarks: Was dropped from the rolls,

Marked discharged through

Mistake was absent without leave from Aug 3- to Apl 1’63

Lardozo(?)

Copyist

 

 

 

 

 

S            3                  Ky.

Lewis  Sharpe

Pvt, Co D, 3 Reg’t Kentucky Infantry.

Appears on

           Company Muster Roll

For July & Aug , 1863

Joined for duty and enrolled:

When Nov. 5 , 1861.*

Where Camp Wolford

Period 3 years*

Present or absent    present

Stoppage, $______100 for

Due Gov’t $______100 for

Remarks: Was dropped from the rolls,

Marked discharged through

Mistake was absent without leave from Aug 3- to Apl 1’63

Lardozo(?)

Copyist

 

 

S            3                  Ky.

Lewis  Sharpe

Pvt, Co D, 3 Reg’t Kentucky Infantry.

Appears on Special Muster Roll

For Apr 10 , 1863

Joined for duty and enrolled:

When Nov. 5 , 1861.*

Where Camp Wolford

Period 3 years*

Present or absent    present

Stoppage, $______100 for

Due Gov’t $______100 for

Remarks: absent without leave since Aug 1”63

Russell County

 

Roll for Aug. 31” ‘63

Next on which name appears

Lardozo(?)

Copyist

 

 

S            3                  Ky.

Louis  Sharpe

Pvt, Co D, 3 Reg’t Kentucky Infantry.

Appears on

           Company Muster Roll

For Mch & Apr , 1864

Joined for duty and enrolled:

When Nov. 5 , 1861.*

Where Camp Wolford

Period 3 years*

Present or absent    absent

Stoppage, $______100 for

Due Gov’t $______100 for

Remarks: Nissing in action at Battle of

Chickamauga

Saxton(?)

Copyist

 

L                              Ky.

Louis  Sharpe

Pvt, Co D, 3 Reg’t Kentucky Infty.

Age 28 years

Appears on an

individual Muster-out Roll

of the organization named above. Roll dated

Camp Chase, Ohio Aug 14 , 1865

Muster-out date  Aug 14,1865

Last paid to   Feb 28,1862

Clothing account:

Last settled: Never. 186 . ; drawn since$____/100

Due soldier$_____100; due U.S. $_____/100

Am’t for cloth’g in kind or money adv’d $28. 28/100

Due U.S. for arms, equipment, &c., $____100

Bounty paid $_____100;  due $100  /100

Remarks: Paroled prisoner.

Captured at Chickamauga

Sept 20, 1863. Due soldier

for clothing not from

$150.27. Discharged agree-

able to G.Order No 77 dated

A.G.O. War Dept. (over)

Jno.W. Hall

Copyist