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Military company, Stockton (CA) City Guard 1864: -- MEACHAM
Posted by: Vern Dander (ID *****8132) Date: December 02, 2007 at 13:07:59
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Am not related but may be of interest to someone who is. I have no further info but additional newspaper extracts may be found at URL:

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Vern D
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Transcribed by Dee Sardoch; <deesar@frontiernet.net>
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Stockton Daily Independent
Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA
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>>MONDAY, 23 MAY 1864<<

STOCKTON CITY GUARD - The commissioned officers of a new military company, organized in this city, May 5th, who were appointed a committee to report a name for the company, have named it "Stockton City Guard." The Company now numbers 47 members. At a recent meeting the following
non-commissioned officers were elected:
Robert SEDGWICK, First Sergeant
[1 line name damaged & illeg]
Aleck THRESHER, 3d do
Thomas CUNNINGHAM, 4th do
George KROH, 5th do
-Corporals:
1st, Geo. H. SANDERSON
2nd, R.E. WILHOIT
3rd, -- MEACHAM
4th, G.C. HYATT
The commissioned officers are:
N.E. ORR, Captain
C.H. COVELL, 1st Lieutenant
W.W. HATCH, 2nd Lieutenant
John NICHOLS, Junior 2nd Lieutenant
L.W. YATES, Secretary


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