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|Abstract||James M. (James Marcus) Drennan (1834-1904) was a federal soldier from Worcester, Mass. The collection includes diaries, 1862-1863, and a roll and record book, 1861-1866, kept by Lieutenant Drennan while with the 25th Massachusetts Infantry, U.S.A., around New Bern, N.C., and at Washington, N.C. Also included is the roll of Company C, 10th [Massachusetts] Regiment.|
|Creator||Drennan, James M. (James Marcus), 1834-1904.|
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James M. (James Marcus) Drennan (1834-1904) of Worcester, Mass., served in the 25th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, Unites States Army, in and around New Bern, N.C., 1862-1863.Back to Top
The collection includes diaries, 1862-1863, and a roll and record book, 1861-1866, of Lieutenant James M. Drennan of the 25th Massachusetts Infantry, United States Army, around New Bern and at Washington, N.C. Also included is the roll of Company C, 10th [Massachusetts] Regiment. Diary entries detail military assigments, movements, and engagements at Kinston, Whitehall, Goldsboro, Plymouth, and other North Carolina locations. One diary volume, 1862, contains Drennan's mess accounts itemizing cost of food and accounts with various individuals.Back to Top
Processed by: SHC Staff
Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007
Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, March 2009
This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.Back to Top