Inducements 1862

Inducements more liberal than those tendered to volunteers now were never offered. The private's regular pay is $13 per month; Government bounty $100; enlistment pay $2. -

Total for the year, $258. Every private receives at once, on being mustered into the service, the following moneys:

One month's pay in advance. $13
One-fourth of the Government bounty $25
Enlistment pay $ 2
Total - $40

Juneau County Argus, New Lisbon, 24 Jul 1862

Contributed by Jackie Hufschmid

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