Michigan in the Civil War

Bentley, George C.

Eaton Rapids, Mich., resident who served with Battery K, 3rd Regiment, U.S. Artillery during the Civil War. Before Dec. 5, 1862, he had been part of the 2nd Michigan Infantry, Co. C. Letter written from camp near Falmouth, Va. to his brother Eugene L. Bentley describing low morale and the troops' desire to be released from service.