Biography and History

John S. Copley was an officer in the 9th Pennsylvania Regiment during the American Civil War.

Source: From the finding aid for C1327

  • John S. Copley Civil War Letters. 1861-1862 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C1327

    Consists of 24 letters by Union soldier John S. Copley to his friend Robert Moody throughout the first two years of the American Civil War. Copley, who served with the 9th Regiment, Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry (38th Volunteers), includes detailed accounts of battles and life in various military camps.