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Birth: 1844
Illinois, USA
Death: 1910
Illinois, USA

History of the 85th Illinois Volunteers
Illinois Volunteer Infantry
Henry J. Aten

Pages 393 - 407

CORPORAL THOMAS J. MOSLEY, aged twenty-three, born in Cass county, Illinois, single and a farmer when he enlisted from Bath. He served to the close to the war and was mustered out with the regiment. Is residing in Chicago, Ill.

Company D was enrolled by Dr. Charles W. Houghton, residing at Bath, Mason county, and was recruited between July 18 and August 8, 1862. At the organization of the company, the following commissioned officers were elected: Charles W. Houghton, captain; Comfort H. Ramon, first lieutenant, and Charles H. Chatfield, second lieutenant.

This company was mustered in with 95 officers and men, of whom 5 were killed in action, 3 died of wounds, 1 was accidentally killed and 15 received wounds in battle which did not prove fatal while in the service, 13 died of disease, 22 were discharged for disability, 1 was transferred, and 40 officers and men were mustered out with the regiment.

Under the careful training of Lieutenant Chatfield this company became very proficient in the skirmish drill, and upon all occasions performed its duty with zeal and energy. 
Family links: 
  John Jefferson Moseley (1800 - 1861)
  Sarah Ann Howard Moseley (1814 - 1847)
  Lucy Moseley (1830 - 1892)*
  Thomas J Mosley (1844 - 1910)
*Calculated relationship
Bath Cemetery
Mason County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Nov 02, 2010
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