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The Gartside Rifle Battalion
Company A & B

"Company A, formed Sept. 12, 1872, and Company B, of the Gartside Rifle Battalion. Company A, is commanded by Capt. George F. Springer; 1st Lieut. Charles A. Story, promoted from 2nd vice John H. Kerlin, who resigned in Sept., 1872; 2nd Lieut. James Fryer; together with 5 sergeants, 8 corporals and 48 privates. Company B, was organized March 12, 1873, with David S. Gwynne as Captain, (resigned March 26, 1873.) John J. Morgan, 1st Lieut. (resigned March 19, 1873.) Simon Lazar, 2nd Lieut. William A. Todd, was elected Captain, April 16, 1872, at which date the command consisted of 5 sergeants, 8 corporals and 53 privates. William McClelland, was commissioned 2nd Lieut., vice Morgan resigned. The battalion is commanded by Maj. Daniel Brown, formerly Captain of the first company."

Chester (and its Vicinity,) Delaware County in PA – Published 1877 – John Hill Martin, Esq.
fully indexed by John A. Bullock III., Graphic Details Publications

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