38 1/2 x 10 1/2, imprinted form, filled out in ink. Muster Out Roll of John Cummings, 2nd Lieut., 3d Regiment of Heavy Arty., Penna. Volunteers, commanded by Colonel Joseph Roberts, called into the service of the United States by the President, at Philadelphia, Pa., the place of general rendezvous, on the 18th day of September, 1862, to serve for the term of Three Years, from the date of enrollment, unless sooner discharged. The document gives his muster and pay information, and more. Issued at Richmond, Va., on Sept. 30, 1865. Signed by Fred Martin, Bvt. Maj., U.S.A., Chief C.M., Mustering Officer. Typical fold wear. Very fine.
John Cummings, enlisted on October 18, 1862, as a private, and was mustered into Co. F, 3rd Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery. He was promoted to 2nd lieutenant, on September 26, 1864, and was mustered out of service on September 30, 1865.