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Oliver Taylor
Born in Amherst, Mass._Son of Moses Taylor,_by occupation a Machinist,_Married,_at the age of 31 enlsited for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
During the…

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A worker operates a machine which winds cord around the rim of a metal core. For cord tires, the circumference of the core was smaller than the inside of the tire because these tires expanded when they were put into the vulcanizing machines.

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Oramel W. Kelly
Born in Corinth, Vt._Son of Samuel W. Kelly,_by occupation a Student_Unmarried,_at the age of 14 enlisted for three years as Musician in the 37th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company A._Mustered into service August 17, 1862.
He…

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Owen A. Lyons
Born in Ireland_Son of Michael Lyons_by occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 22 years, on July 15, 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 1st Reg. Mssachusetts Vol. Cavalry_Rank Private with no subsequent changes.
Participated in…

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Owen Reed
Born in Ireland_Son of Leonard Reed_By occupation a Sabre manufacturer_Unmarried_At the age of 19 years, on 18 July, 1864, he enlisted for 3 years in the 28th Reg. Mass. Vol. Infantry, and was assigned to Company “E”_Rank Private with…

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Patrick Casey
Born in Ireland_Son of Morris Casey_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 19, on 20 Sept., 1862, enlisted for 9 months in 46th Reg. Mass. Vol. Inf., Company I._Rank Private_
He served with his Reg. in its several operations,…

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Patrick Connor
Born in Ireland_Son of Bartholemeu Connor_By occupation a Manufacturer_Married_At the age of 30 years, on Aug. 6, 1862, enlisted for 3 years, in 1st Reg. Cavalry Mass Vol’s_Mustered in same date, and assigned to Company “H”_Rank…

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Patrick Daley
Born in Ireland_Son of Patrick Day_By occupation a laborer_At the age of 18 years on 11 July, 1862, he enlisted for 3 years in the 37th Mass. Vols Infantry_Assigned to Company “A”_Single_Rank Private with no subsequent changes.
He…