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Jacob Varner Bureau of Pensions Report 1900.

Bureau of Pensions Report for Jacob Varner 1900

Bureau of Pensions report for Jacob Varner distinguishing between Jacob and Erastus Varner his brother, 5 Oct 1900.

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3—050.
(Old No. 3—464.)

A.U & N ?? Div. J.G.J. ?? Ex'r

Department of the Interior,
BUREAU OF PENSIONS
Washington, D.C. Oct 2, 1900

Respectfully referring to the chief of Record and Pension Office, War Dept, former reports in the matter of service and treatment of Jacob Varner, and requesting a new copy of the report of January 27, 1881, which is mutilated, and additional reports, if any, as to service and treatment.
As it appears that there were two soldiers in Co. I. 16" Ind. Vol. Inf., bearing the name of Varner, please furnish descrip. of each, with tracing of signatures.
Minors? of Jacob Varner No 670.084
[Signature Commisioner of Pensions]
Commissioner.

Record and Pension Office
WAR DEPARTMENT.

Respectfully returned to the
Commissioner of Pensions.

Jacob Varner,
Co. I, 27 Reg't Ind. Inf
was enrolled Sept 1, 1861,
and "dischgd" Oct. 26, 1862,
by reason of re-enlistment in Co I, Battn. of Engineers under G.O. No 154 also of 1862

From en, 186_, to Dis, 186_,
he held the rank of Pvt

and during that period the rolls show him present except as follows Feb 28/62 In hosp'l at Frederick Md; Apl 30/62 In hosp'l Baltimore; June 30/62 In Frederick hosp'l Md;

Jacob Varner,
Co. I 16 Ind. Mtd. Inf. was enrolled Jany 21 - 1865 and drop? Nov 18 1865 as of? Co. B, 13 Ind Cav to which transf'd July 13 65.
from en. to drop? he held the rank of pvt and during that period the rolls show him present except as follows:-
No roll of Co I 16 Ind Mtd Inf June 30/65 on file other than ? roll of Co dated June 30/65 which reports him transf'd June 29 - 65 to 13 Ind Cav.
Roll of Co. B, 13 Ind Cav. Aug. 31/65 (First of that Co in which he is found) reports him transf'd from the 16 Ind Inf (Mtd?) July 13 - 65, on detached duty as provost Guard Columbus Miss.
Personal Description as follows: Age 25; 5ft 8-1/2; blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, born North Carolina, Laborer.

Tracing signature hereto attached
Jacob Varner [traced signature]

The other soldier named in Co I. 16 Ind Inf is Erastus Varner, age 18; 5 5-1/2 in; dark gray eyes, dark hair and complexion, born Carolina, Laborer.
Tracing of his signature hereto attached
Erastus Varner [traced signature]

No medical record found of Jacob Varner & additional to that furnished in reports dated Sept.1.86 & June 15.98 herewith.

BY AUTHORITY OF THE SECRETARY OF WAR:
F.C. Ainsworth [signature]
Chief, Record and Pension Office.

Washington, D.C., OCT 5 1900
(COMMISSIONER OF PENSIONS.)