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17666  50th Illinois  POW Shiloh  George Acklam  
CDV signed on the front bottom.  Captured at Shiloh
and held as a POW for 7 weeks (See History of the
50th IL). Trimmed corners.  Backmark Howard &
Hall, Corinth, Miss.  $275

George Acklam

Residence Camp Point IL;
Enlisted on 8/22/1861 as a Private.

On 9/12/1861 he mustered into "E" Co. IL 50th
Infantry
He Re-enlisted on 12/31/1863
He was Mustered Out on 7/13/1865 at Louisville, KY

Federal Pension Information:
He applied for a pension on 11/26/1883 from the state
of IL
application # 500,544
His Widow (Abbe Acklam) applied for a pension on
1/6/1904 from the state of IL
application # 797,405