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Chapin, Samuel, 1841-1883, and William R. Sessions

Samuel Chapin and William R. Sessions Civil War Diaries

1862-1863
2 volumes 0.25 linear feet
Call no.: MS 157 bd

Transcripts of Civil War diaries of Samuel Chapin and William R. Sessions both of South Wilbraham, Massachusetts. Chapin was twenty-one and Sessions twenty-seven when they enlisted in the Union Army with 25 other Wilbraham men on August 29, 1862. They were assigned to the 46th Regiment of the Massachusetts Volunteers for nine months service.

Subjects
Soldiers--Massachusetts--Diaries
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 46th (1861-1865)
Wilbraham (Mass.)--History
Contributors
Chapin, Samuel, 1841-1883
Sessions, William R
Types of material
Diaries

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