Viewing page 220 of 284

VOLUNTEER DESCRIPTIVE LIST and Account of Pay and Clothing of Artifices Lucious Sperry Co. "I Engr. Regt of the West Mo. Vol.

1.. The amount of any extra pay for which the soldier may be mustered, ez. gr. as Acting Hospital Steward, as Saddler, &c., and which may still be due him, must be carefully noted.
2.. In the column headed "BOUNTY PAID," must be entered the whole amount hitherto paid him; in that of "BOUNTY DUE," the whole amount yet due him.
3.. Stoppages for loss or damage due to arms, or other public property, must be noted, and the articles, and particular damage to each specified.
4.. When stoppages are due, under sentence of a Court Martial, a transcript of the same must be entered here; and the amount already stopped, must be carefully stated.
5.. In every case of desertion, the date, and that of delivery or apprehension, must be given, together with a correct transcript of the order of sentence, or pardon.
6.. A careful settlement of the man's CLOTHING ACCOUNT must be made, to date, and the amount DUE TO, or FROM him must be precisely stated.
7.. Should the man have been engaged  in any action, or skirmish, it must be mentioned, together with date and place.
8.. A full and particular metion will be made of any wounds he may have received in action, or other injury, whilst in the line of his duty.

| | | |---|---| |---|---|---|---|
|No.|NAMES.|RANK.|Years of age.|Eyes.|Hair.|Complexion.|Feet.|Inches.|State or Kingdom.|Town or county.| |When.|Where. (Town and State.)|By whom.|When.|Where. (Town and State.)|By whom.|Period.|By paymaster.|To what time.|Paid $ (see note 2.)|Due $ (see note 2.)|
| |Lucious Sperry|Artifice|35|Black|Black|Dark|6|2 1/2|Ohio| |Mason|Sept 15 1861|Denmark Iowa|T.J. Dean|Oct 31 1861|Camp Hosie Mo.|Col Bessell|3 yrs|Maj. Fahnestock|Oct 31 1863|None| |Clothing account selled to from 30/63|Since drawn Fam dolls Afterwards|

[[Vertical writing]]
Paid two months to include Dec 31, 1864
By Maj Dik,
P.M. U.F.I.
Paid full month
to include 30th day
April 1864
Bvt L.G. Leahy
reg. F.B.A.Y.A.
[[/vertical writing]]

[A.G.O. No. 93]

I certify the above is a correct transcript from the records of Company I Regt of the West
Station: Vicksburg, Miss
Date: January 11th 1864

Gustavus B. Brackett
Capt. Engr. High Com Co'g

Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact