Transcribed from Microfilm for DOUGHTY, ROBERT N.
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Deserted February 1862 at Cumberland Ford
All charges of absence without leave and desertion against this man are removed. He was absent sick from 12/8/61 to 9/18/63 when he was admitted to Genl Hosp Lexington ky with varicose veins and sent to Camp Nelson 9/29/63 admitted to Conval Camp (Camp Distribution) Camp Nelson Ky and transferred to 17th Co, 20th BTTN I.C. 10/16/63
The company clothing books were burned at the evacuation of Cumberland Gap aug 31 1862. Robert. N. Dougherty was attacked with fever in Oct 1861 which made said soldier a cripple since that time he has done no duty whatever. Several applications has been made by his company officer to get him discharged but the paper was either so roughly made out or lost so that said soldier was never discharged.