[Soldier's Discharge Papers for John Patterson Osterhout]

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Soldier's discharge papers for John Patterson Osterhout due to his term of service expiring. He was discharged honorably from the army of the Confederate States on April 25, 1862. The document includes a basic description of his appearance and who he served under.

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[1] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Osterhout, John Patterson April 25, 1862.

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Soldier's discharge papers for John Patterson Osterhout due to his term of service expiring. He was discharged honorably from the army of the Confederate States on April 25, 1862. The document includes a basic description of his appearance and who he served under.

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[1] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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  • April 25, 1862

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  • December 5, 1861 - April 25, 1862

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Osterhout, John Patterson. [Soldier's Discharge Papers for John Patterson Osterhout], text, April 25, 1862; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255636/: accessed August 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.