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18344 George F. Smith 138th Illinois CDV of Smith in
uniform standing with his sword. Ink ID on the back Geo.
Smith, Bert’s Father. Front marked W. Ames, Quincy,
George F. Smith
Residence Knoxville IL; a 25 year-old Tinner.
Enlisted on 4/27/1864 at Knoxville, IL as a 1st Lieutenant.
On 6/21/1864 he was commissioned into "E" Co. IL 138th
He was Mustered Out on 10/14/1864 at Camp Butler,
He was described at enlistment as:
5' 5.5", fair complexion, gray eyes, dark hair
born in Knoxville, IL