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Re: Ninety days men: A question

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  • James W. Durney
    ... days, ... the ... My understanding is that it was. However, a large number enlisted in other regiments under one option or the other. It seems, one
    Message 1 of 3 , Nov 9, 2006
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      --- In civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com, "Bill Bruner" <banbruner@...>
      wrote:
      >
      > All those men that signed up right after Ft. Sumpter for ninety
      days,
      > there were quite a few. Was their military service satisfied for
      the
      > duration of the war after the expiration of their ninety days tour?
      > Or were they later subject to conscription?
      >
      > Bill Bruner
      >

      My understanding is that it was. However, a large number enlisted in
      other regiments under one option or the other. It seems, one
      enlistment was enough, if you wanted it to be.

      James
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