Residence was not listed; 44 years old.
Enlisted on 9/6/1863 at Springfield, MO as a Private.
On 9/6/1863 he mustered into "H" Co. AR 2nd Cavalry
He was discharged (date not stated)
born in Morgan County, OH
(Applied for a pension in 1890)
Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- Index to Compiled Military Service Records
- 2nd Arkansas Union Cavalry - Arkansas Research
Archibald Briggs, 44 year old Farmer, born in Morgan County, Ohio, enlisted at Fort Smith for 3 years, 6 September 1863, mustered in October 7, 1863 at Springfield, Mo., Company H, 2nd Regiment Arkansas Cavalry, detached at Fort Smith on Escort duty November 6, 1863, absent without leave January 17, 1864, absent, sick at Springfield, Mo. September 27, 1864, assigned extra daily duty in Medical Department December 1, 1864, absent sick at Cape Gerardeau, Mo. January 13, 1865, on daily duty as Hospital Nurse May - July, 1865, mustered out at Memphis, Tenn. August 20, 1865
Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Arkansas