Cdv of Col. Robert H. Stevenson WIA Brevet General. Brother of the famous Thomas G. Stevenson (KIA), both served as the commanders of the 24th Massachusetts Infantry.
Boston b/m, wear as shown in photograph.
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Robert Hooper Stevenson
Residence Boston MA; a 23 year-old Merchant.
Enlisted on 9/2/1861 as a Major.
On 10/28/1861 he was commissioned into "C" Co. MA 24th Infantry
He Resigned on 5/31/1864 at Bermuda Hundred, VA
He was listed as:
* Wounded 3/14/1862 New Berne, NC
* Lt Colonel 12/28/1862
* Colonel 3/13/1865 by Brevet
* Brig-General 3/13/1865 by Brevet
born 3/12/1838 in Boston, MA
died 5/7/1928 in Boston, MA