Image from War letters of William Thompson Lusk.
William Thompson Lusk
May 23, 1838 - June 12, 1897
Enlisted on August 3, 1861, as a 2d Lieutenant, age 23.
He was commissioned into Co. K, 79th NYSV.
He resigned on February 28, 1863.
On June 26, 1863, he was commissioned into the U.S. Volunteer Adjutant General's Dept.
He resigned on September 17, 1863.
He was promoted to: Captain, January 19, 1862;
to Captain, June 26, 1863 (Captain and Assistant Adjutant General) .
from The (New York) Evening Post, June 14, 1897:
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