Contributed by Seward R. Osborn
This post Civil War shirt was worn by Private Ira Smauling Reynolds, Company K, 120th New York Volunteer Infantry. Ira enlisted on August 13, 1862 and was mustered in to the army on August 22, 1862 for a period of 3 years. He was wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg. Ira was born July 20, 1847 and died in `929. He was the son of Hiram Turney Reynolds and Mary White. He was buried in Windham Village Cemetery. Ira was married twice: first to Helen I. Hall, b. 1847, d. 1910 and second to Mary Beale, b. 1857. death date unknown.