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Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1981 (Vol. 1 No. 1)

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1981 (Vol. 1 No. 1)
Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1978 (Vol. 1 No. 3)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 2)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk: a story of Chicopee 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 1)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk: a story of Chicopee 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 3)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 2)

skipmunk-1977-2.pdf
Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 1)

skipmunk-1977-1.pdf
Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

World War II Scrapbook Page 1

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

Roy Belliveau Scrapbook

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

World War II Scrapbook Page 10

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

World War II Scrapbook Page 3

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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The Chicopee Public Library Postcard Collection Exhibit is a series of photographs showing the postcard exhibit as it is displayed at the Chicopee Public Library. The postcard collection is a small collection of donated postcards ranging in date from…

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Jitneys transporting people during the holdup of the Holyoke trolleys on Grattan Street.

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Local Polish people on the 130th anniversary of the adoption of the Polish Constitution

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A cat sits on the porch of a Chicopee resident.

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Men standing on sidewalk of Center Street on Market Square with view of City Hall.

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Man walking across Exchange Street on Gasless Sunday, September 1, 1918.

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West Main Street during Gasless Sunday, September 1, 1918 at 4 o'clock.

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Crowd at Fisk plant contributing to the Salvation Army Drive.

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Crowd at Fisk plant contributing to the Salvation Army Drive.

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The whole bunch of workers at Salvation Army Drive- "Charlie" A. Ludden (Chairman).

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United Presbyterian Church located on busy Market Square with pedestrians and cars passing by.

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Alderman James J. Jennings stands talking to unidentified man outside Dr. Fred B. Grady's Dentist office.

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Two women pose in a classroom at the Montcalm School with display of hats, shoes, musical instruments, etc.

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Boy wearing sun hat posing with hoe in cornfield behind houses.

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Boy working in a vegetable garden.

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Woman and boy in sun hats standing in vegetable field on farm.

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Member of the Aldenville Canning Club standing next to table with jarred goods and sign "Champion Canner of Chicopee Mass"

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Three young members of the Aldenville Canning Club standing with their jarred goods.

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Fairview woman of 73 years working in her garden.

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View of Front Street from front entrance of Chicopee High School.

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View of Chicopee High School from corner of Front Street & Academy Street in winter.

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Chicopee High School Front Street entrance with view of clock.

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World War I Memorial: Soldiers & Sailors Monument in front of Chicopee High School on Front Street.

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Street view of homes, trees, and a boy with a ball on Trilby Avenue in Aldenville.

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Winter landscape view of the Fisk Tire Plant looking toward the Falls on the Chicopee River from the Chicopee Isolation Hospital.

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Street view of homes on Howard Street located between Springfield and School Streets.

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Street view of trees, fences and houses on Fairview Avenue.

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Men, women, children, and dog walking and talking on sidewalk at corner of Exchange and Center Street at Market Square with view of City Hall and Ames.

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Landscape view with flower garden of Mrs. Mary S. Bemis.

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Train tracks running behind Chicopee Electric Company on Front Street.

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Landscape view of clotheslines, Chicopee River, Fisk Tire Plant and smoke stack.

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South side of Main Street looking west from Grove street, showing excellent condition of street and homes of Chicopee Manufacturing Company empolyees.

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Four story brick building that was home to Dwight Mill operatives with man, women, and children walking by.

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Local home and boarding house with people walking on the sidewalk and sitting on the porch.

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Homes known as "three deckers" on Front Street, opposite the high school on Front Street.

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Cohn family home on the corner of Cabot and School Streets with boy walking on sidewalk.

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City blocks with view of city hall, public library, Ames smoke stack, and railroad station.

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View of four "three decker" apartment buildings from Riverview Terrace.

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Dwight Mill Tenements with boy jumping off the sidewalk into street. Dwight Manufacturing Company gates in background.

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Acting Fire Chief Frank J.G. Thetreault, Mayor James E. Higgins and Mechanic Frank Jerusik testing a new Lefrance pump.

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Street view of apartment blocks with a trolley, car and Fisk Rubber Company factory smoke stack.

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Corner view of prominent business building located at the corner of Springfield and Exchange Streets in downtown Market Square. People can be seen walking on the sidewalk and crossing Exchange Street.

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Public library on Center Street with bunting, street view with cars and woman walking.

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Firemen with a hose are seen climbing a ladder to put out a fire on the top floor of the Williams Market, which was located at 103 Main Street in Chicopee Falls. Smoke can be seen pouring out of the round window near the roof of the market.

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Spectators gather on Main Street in Chicopee Falls to watch a fire in an old wooden frame building. Hanging above the crowd are electrical trolley wires. These wires powered the trolley cars which ran on Main Street in the 1920s.

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Crowd standing on the sidewalk to view the fire at the Williams Market on Main Street in Chicopee Falls. To the left, a white lamp marks the entrance of the Grand Theater which was a movie theater.

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Covered bridge built in 1846 connected Chicopee Center with Granby Road and Chicopee Street. The A.G. Spalding & Bros. building is directly to the left at the end of the bridge.

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Pedestrians on left street corner gaze on a nearly empty square during World War I. City Hall is on the right and A.G. Spalding is in the background. During World War I the federal government proclaimed gasless Sundays in order to conserve gasoline.

Joseph M. Grise, of George Beesly Company, men's furnishings in Chicopee, speaks from the podium to the crowd assembled at the Montcalm School in Chicopee. School children holding small flags are standing in front of the podium. All are looking at…

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School children in patriotic costumes form a ring around the World War I monument. In their hands they hold a large, extended sash. Near the monument a woman is laying a floral decoration, while two women assist and look on.

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Eight Red Cross nurses are standing adjacent to their truck. The nurse in the middle is holding an embroidered cross, the symbol of their organization. Two nurses, standing on each side of her, hold two small flags which frame the cross. Their…

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A group of young women lead the procession to the dedication of the World War I monument at the Montcalm School in Chicopee. They are carrying an oversized, unfurled American flag.

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On the podium in front of the Montcalm School, school children are singing at the dedication ceremony of the World War I monument. Their choral director leads them and other school children are holding American flags standing in front of the podium.…

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Chicopee Mayor, James E. Higgins, stands to the left on a decorated podium in front of the Montcalm School. Standing in a group on the right side of the podium is James C. Buckley, City Clerk and Chairman of the World War I Monument Dedication…

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A closeup of the World War I monument after the formal unveiling ceremony. The top portion of the monument has an engraving of two American flags, one facing to the left and the other to the right. Under this engraving there is an inscription which…

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A girl scout troop is standing in a two-by-two formation on the walkway of a public school. Preparing to march with their captain in the parade on Memorial Day, they are dressed in their scout uniforms and campaign hats. This was a type of hat worn…

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Scoutmaster Champion stands to the right of the scouts in his troop who are in a parade formation. Dressed in their uniforms and campaign hats, they are preparing to march in Chicopee on Memorial Day.

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On Memorial Day boy scouts are gathered for an observance at Maple Grove Cemetery. This cemetery is located on Auburn Street in Chicopee Center. Established in 1836, it was originally named the Cabotville Burying Ground.

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Men dressed in suits and summer hats are standing next to a colorful automobile on Exchange Street in Chicopee. The automobile is decorated with American flags, flowers, and patriotic bunting. It was entered in the Memorial Day parade by the…

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A group of young women wearing summer dresses walk in the procession at Calvary Cemetery. Behind them is the long line of the procession led by by a marcher carrying the flag. Calvary consists of twenty-five acres of land and is on Hampden Street in…

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Led by policemen and a brass band, scouts enter Calvary Cemetery on Memorial Day. Calvary was built by John Chase in 1836 and it is one of the oldest Catholic cemeteries in Chicopee.

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Four young girl scouts who are members of a troop sponsored by the "Polish National Alliance" are carrying a floral display on Memorial Day. A banner on the right side of the display shows the initials "PNA" which stand for the alliance.

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Young spectators are walking alongside a uniformed brass band which is leading a Memorial Day parade near Market Square in Chicopee center. Directly behind, the rest of the parade is making its way from the Square.

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On Memorial Day parade marchers are walking west on Exchange Street from Market Square in Chicopee center. On the left, a pipe band in kilts is playing and two marchers behind them are carrying flags.

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An empty grandstand on Memorial Day, 1921, decorated in red, white and blue bunting. In the background, spectators are awaiting the dignitaries who will preside at the ceremonies on this day.

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A front view of the plaque placed on the pedestal of the Soldiers & Sailors Monument. A metallic eagle is perched on the plaque which bears the following inscription: "Chicopee erects this monument in grateful memory of all her sons who served on…

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A portion of the estimated 12,000 people who celebrated Memorial Day in Chicopee in 1921. The spectators, standing in front of the newly built Chicopee High School on Front Street, are gazing at the festivities near the monument.

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A view of a bronze statue done by Melzar H. Mozman, a prominent sculptor from Chicopee. The heroic woman stands on a pedestal of granite. In her right hand she holds a wreath, and in her left a shield which is a tribute to the fallen of World War I.

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Mr. Seaver is walking westward in downtown Market Square. On the left is the Starzyk Building and on the right is the City Hall clock tower. Mr. Seaver was the treasurer of the Chicopee Savings Bank which was located in the square.

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Two young women from the Fairview section of Chicopee are standing behind their beehives. On the left is Miss Ethel T. Dyer who was the supervisor of the Aldenville Canning Club.

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Collection of beehives which were distributed to students who tended the public school gardens in Chicopee.

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View of the dam in Chicopee Falls. The dam was built in the 1820s as a power source for burgeoning industries. On the left is a cluster of buildings which was the Belcher and Taylor Agricultural Tool Company. After the Civil War they supplied…

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Area in the Willimansett section of Chicopee formed by the convergence of Chicopee and Meadow Streets resembling the letter Y. Looking southward, Meadow Street is on the left and Chicopee Street is on the right side. In the 1930s, the Y Cash Market,…

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Gatekeeper and watchman, John Sullivan, is seated on the right next to another individual at the entrance of A.G. Spalding & Bros., a manufacturer of sporting goods. Located in Chicopee center on the banks of the Chicopee River, Spalding had a metal…

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Solin's Market was located at 110 West Street in the west end of Chicopee. Grocer with apron is standing on the left under the awning of the market.

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Business block at 695 Grattan Street in the Aldenville section of Chicopee. Two men are standing in front of the Aldenville Cash Market; on the left is J. A. Lamothe Druggist.

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Buckley's Newsroom and Tobacco Shop was located at 268 Exchange Street, off of Market Square. The sign in the window is exhorting customers to buy liberty bonds to help finance the military expenses of World War I.

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Front view of prominent business building located at thecorner of Springfield and Exchange Streets in downtown Market Square. A few people can be seen walking on the sidewalk in front of thebuilding past a small group that has gathered at the right

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Ten trucks parked at the loading dock are getting ready to make shipments of finished tires. These tires will be delivered to dealers and the 130 branch stores operated by the Fisk Tire Company. The shipping department was always very busy in the…

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Two workers from the shipping department of the Fisk Tire Company inspect tires before they are put into the warehouse storage area. On the right, their supervisor is inspecting a stack of finished tires ready for storage. In the 1920s, this…

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The safety bulletin in the display case has the following slogan on top: Safety saves sickness, suffering, sadness. On the bottom, it shows a series of health cartoons about the dangers of spreading infection and warns, "Don't spit!" Just several…

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The company doctor is treating a hand injury of an employee while the nurse assists him. The management of the Fisk Tire Company were proud that their company had an emergency hospital staffed by a full-time doctor and nurse.

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Inside the emergency hospital at the plant, there are counters with medical supplies against the back wall. Two sinks stand on each side of these counters. The room also contains a portable hospital bed and dispensary table and chair.

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Two employees are working on a machine which wraps finished tires. To their left a stack of tires is waiting to be wrapped. On the right Fisk non-skid tires are wrapped and piled neatly on a pallet.

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Four wrapped tires are sitting atop the wrapping machine. Because Fisk Tire Company had retail stores in forty states, tires were wrapped before they were shipped to these stores. The wrapping prevented dust from collecting on the tires and preserved…

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Two workers in the shipping department are inspecting finished tires which they are holding upright on a table. Nearby on wooden pallets, tires of various tread design are stacked and bundled.

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A tire with a visible inner tube leans against a stack of nearby tires. The invention of the pneumatic tire, i.e., a vulcanized tire with an inflatable inner tube gave passengers in automobiles a smooth, comfortable ride. By the 1920s, the Fisk Tire…

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A worker presses his hand on a stack of molds while he waits for the cover to be lowered onto the vulcanizer. When the cover is secure, heat and steam will be piped into the vulcanizer, causing the rubber to harden and expand against the molds. This…

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Workers near the conveyer wait for tires in molds which are destined for the vulcanizers on their right. As these molds arrive, these workers will place one mold on top of another until they fill the vulcanizer.

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Workers near the conveyer wait for tires in molds which are destined for the vulcanizers on their right. As these molds arrive, these workers will place one mold on top of another until they fill the vulcanizer.

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Two workers standing on opposite sides of the conveyer remove the harness which was used to lower the upper mold onto a tire encased by a bottom mold. Removal of the harness was the final procedure before a tire was placed for curing into the…

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A group of workers standing on each side of a conveyer lower the top half of a mold over an unfinished tire which has been placed by other workers into a bottom mold. Molds which were made of metal resembled halves of a giant hollowed out donut.

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Inside the safety bulletin case, management of the plant has placed a poster which shows and describes how a worker injured his finger while placing his hand on a tire hanging from the overhead track; the worker next to him pushed a tire which…

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Two workers on each side of a conveyor belt are removing unfinished tires from hooks attached to an overhead track. Each unfinished tire was then placed on the conveyor belt where it traveled to the mold room.

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Cord tires awaiting vulcanization are dangling from metal hooks attached to pulleys. These pulleys ran on an overhead circular track. Because of this round shape, workers at the Fisk Tire Company referred to this section of the vulcanizing room as…

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Workers are applying the special rubber stripe which will be the sidewall of the cord tire. This sidewall rubber was made by a special machine at the plant. When the sidewalls were built up, the tires were now ready to be shipped to the vulcanizing…

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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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A worker carefully looks at tire cord stretched out on the table. This cotton fabric constituted twenty five percent of every cord tire built by the Fisk Tire Company. The durability of a Fisk tire depended on the careful handling of the fabric by…

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A worker is cutting a length of cord at an angle or on the bias. Tire cord had to be cut at a 45 degree angle because the fabric threads were woven at this angle. This angle weave of the cord proved to be more durable than a square weave.

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Tire cord wound on spools is piled in a bin. This cord made from a specially designed fabric was used in the manufacture of tires. In the 1920's three different factories were making tire cord for the Fisk Tire Company.

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Two workers with large knives are cutting bundled sheets of rubber. On the left the worker is carefully looking at his scale in order to determine the weight of his cut.

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The managers of the Fisk Tire Company are seated at a table with their secretary to the right. Meetings were held in the administration building which faced Grove Street in Chicopee Falls. On the wall to the left is a framed, enlarged photograph of…

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This five-story building was the main production facility of the tire company. Founded in 1896, as one building and known as the Spalding & Pepper Rubber Company, it grew to be one of the nation's largest tire making facilities.

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Two trimmed photographs of Charles Tracy and William Chapman Tracy, Charles Tracy's brother

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Eight handwritten pages of Charles H. Tracy's genealogy

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Program for dedication of Medal of Honor grave marker for Charles H. Tracy

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Invitation to unveiling of Congressional Medal of Honor grave marker for Charles H. Tracy

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Photograph fo Congressional Medal of Honor with accompanying letter explaning why replica medal cannot be provided

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City of Chicopee grave registration for Charles H. Tracy with biographical dataopy of City of Chicopee grave registration for Charles H. Tracy with biographical data

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Charles H. Tracy's obituaries from Boston Globe/Boston Evening Transcript, Somerville Journal, and Springfield Union

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page 777 of infantry list showing Tracy and listing two Medals of Honor

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Tintype photography of Charles H. Tracy

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Order to U.S. Pension Agent to remove Charles H. Tracy from pension roll

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Typed letter to Representative S.W. McCall saying that Tracy's daughter does not qualify for payment

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Handwritten letter from Tracy's daughter to Representative Samuel W. McCall requesting help getting owed pension payment after Tracy's death

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Typed letter to Commissioner of Pensions James L. Davenport requesting payment to Tracy's daughter after his death

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Act granting pension increase to Charles H. Tracy

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Statement about Charles H. Tracy's health condition written and signed by physician Nelson M Wood, M.D.

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Request for information from Commissioner of Pensions

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Application to increase disability pension from $8 per month

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Affidavit by commanding officer about Sergeant Tracy's battle wound

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Document filed in Philadelphia describing wound that resulted in disability

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Surgeon's statement that Tracy was disabled due to "amputation of thigh" signed by the examining surgeon H. Lenox Hodge M.D.

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Disability discharge document for Charles H. Tracy

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Muster rolls for Charles H. Tracy from 1862 through 1864

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People surveying the devastation caused by the flood of 1922 just below the lower dam in Willimansett . Photograph developed by Guenther's Studio of Holyoke, Mass.

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People surveying the devastation of a house and car caused by the flood of 1922 just below the lower dam in Willimansett . Photograph developed by Guenther's Studio of Holyoke, Mass.

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Langwald's pond and dam on Willimansett Brook after the dam broke on July 17, 1922. The wooden dam was constructed in 1900 and Landwald's Pond was a popular swimming hole for Fairview residents. Photograph developed by Guenther's Studio of Holyoke,…

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Robert's Pond and lower dam after the upper dam on Langwald's Pond burst on the morning of July 17, 1922. The wooden dam on Roberts Pond was built in 1900 and was used to harvest ice for A.H. Langwald's Icehouse. Photograph developed by Guenther's…

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CHICOPEE
AS once a part of Springfield proper, and now so closely allied to
it in its business and social relations, as to still make it substantially
a. prominent branch of the growing family which cling to "the old
folks at…

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Streets, Etc., In Chicopee.



Abbey, from junction of West, Center and Hampden, to Kimball.
Ash, from Center, opposite Chestnut, to
South.
Bullens, from Exchange to School,
between Chestnut and West.
Cabot, from Front south to…

Directory 1928.pdf
A directory of people and businesses in Chicopee, Ma., as of 1928.

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Photo of the Chicopee Memorials Civil War Susquecentennial display case.

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Before there were cotton mills and factory girls in Chicopee, the potential for water power created by the unique location of the Chicopee River and the Chicopee Falls attracted wealthy investors from Boston to the agricultural village community of…

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The most advanced cotton machinery available at the time, automatic Draper Looms were used at Dwight Mills.

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Map of Cabotville circa 1850's. Dwight Mills, Perkins Mills, and dozens of boarding house are visable.

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Cabotville taken from an old engraving. In it is visable the Chicopee Textile Mills and boarding houses.

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Boarding houses were run by matrons who strictly enforced the rules of the house including a 10pm curfew, temperance, and weekly church attendance. Mill girls were charged approximately $1.25 per week to live in overcrowded boarding houses with as…

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Ellis G. Kellogg, Son of Moses Kellogg.

I was born in Hadley Mass. Feb, 9, 1846
Feb. 23 1864 I enlisted into the service of the U.S. for three years or during the war. I joined the 27 reg. of Mass. vol. March 4 I went to Gallops Island Boston…

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Ramsdell.
Robinson. {Robertson.}
Sanford Hendrick. {Died Dec 4 1867, at Chicopee}
Frank Johnson.
{unreadable} Martin.
Frank Caldwell.
Chas. Searles. {Died at Springfield Dec 23 1864}
John H. Bartlett.
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Porter.
Phillips.…

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Davis M Martin
Died at {unreadable} Sunday
{unreadable} 7 1862 Aged 20 years
as {unreadable} of {unreadable} Reg NH Vol

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This Alphabet contains the names of all those residents of Chicopee who volunteered, or were by draft held, to the military service of the United States, during the years 1861-2-3-4-5

In the latter part of the Record, may be found a list of Naval…

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Adams, Marcellus M. 91.
Aitcheson, John S. 90.
Adams, Henry S. 20.
Alden, George J. 106.
Adams, John C. 23.
Acres, Horace H. 114
Arbuckle, Frederic 34.
Armitage, James W. 266.
Abbey, Abner M. 275
Atkins, William H.
Alden, Albert s.…

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Tenth Regiment of Infantry-Mass. Vols.

In response to a proclamation, issued by President Lincoln May 3rd 1861, calling for a force of volunteers to serve for three years, unless sooner discharged, and in conformity with a General Order, issued by…

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J. Albert Winn {16} Co.---I
Napoleon Trudeau {---} " "
Austin Cook {---} " "
William H. Atkins {---} " "
Edwin F. Griffin {44} " "
Charles A. Smith…

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coolly formed on the ground and became again a perfect regiment, minus its missing members. During the entire afternoon the regiment was actively engaged, and received from Gen. Keyes; the Corps Commander, and Gen. Devens, the brigade Commander, much…

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distance of thirty two miles, in twenty four hours. October 22nd they marched back to Cherry Run Ford, on the 25th and 26th to Downsville, and on the 30th and 31st to Berlin, Maryland. November 2nd, they crossed the Potomac at the last-named place…

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June 23rd, an order was received from headquarters of the army, calling for one hundred and twenty five men to guard a valuable commissary train to Gainesville; a high compliment to the regiment, and the duty important and dangerous, as this was the…

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at the same time in front and on the right flank, the Command suffered a loss of 115 men. The men stood bravely till their ammunition was exhausted, when they were relieved by the 7th Mass. Retiring over the crest of a hill, they supplied themselves…

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for picket duty; at 3 A.M. 13th was withdrawn, marched to and across Jones' Bridge on the Chickahominy same day; 14th, formed its Brigade and marched to Charles City Court House; 16th, marched to James River, and crossed about disk on pontoons; night…

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George A. Whitney

Born in Greenfield, Mass.__Son of Josiah Whitney,___by occupation an Engraver,___Married___at the age of 23 years enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company F.___Mustered into service June 21,…

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Francis N. Norcross.

Born at Lancaster, Mass.___Son of Henry Norcross,___by occupation a Shoemaker,___Unmarried,___at the age of 26 enlisted at Springfield, Mass. February 10th., 1862, as a recruit to the 10th Regiment of Infantry, Mass.…

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George D. Justin.

Born in South Deerfield, Mass.,___Son of George K. Justin,___by occupation a Clerk,___Unmarried,___at the age of 23 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company F.___Sworn into service June…

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Alden Porter.

Born at Belchertown, Mass.___Son of Abraham Porter,___by occupation a Carpenter,___Unmarried,___at the age of 19 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company F.___He performed his usual duties in…

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William H. Day.

Born at Northampton, Mass.___Son of William Day,___by occupation a Hairdresser,___Unmarried,___at the age of 23 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company F.___Participated in all the marches…

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Duncan McAllister

Born in Paisley, Scotland,___Son of Ronald McAllister,___by occupation an Upholsterer,___Married,___at the age of 31 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company F.___Mustered into service June…

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Joseph W. Blake.

Born in Derry, N.H.___Son of William Blake,___by occupation a Blacksmith,___Married,___at the age of 28 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company F.
Mustered into service June 21, 1861,…

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J. Albert Winn.

Born in Chicopee, Mass.___Son of Abiel Winn,___by occupation a Gunsmith,___Unmarried,___at the age of 25 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company I.___Mustered into service June 21st' 1861.

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Lucien Robertson.

Born in Chicopee, Mass.___Son of Robert E. Robertson,___by occupation a Manufacturer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 22 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company F.___Mustered into service of…

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Lawrence McGrath.

by occupation a Mechanic,___Unmarried,___at tjhe age of enlisted for three years in the 10th' Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company F. Mustered into the service of the United States on the 21st. of June, 1861, at…

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Henry S. Adams.

Born in Lowell, Mass.___Son of Sylvanus Adams,___by occupation a Clerk,___Unmarried,___at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company F. Mustered into service June 21st., 1861.

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William Warrillow

Born in Canterbury, Conn.___Son of Henry J. Warrillow,___by occupation a Machinist,___Unmarried,___at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.___Company E.___Mustered into service June…

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John C. Adams.

Born in Lowell, Mass.___Son of Sylvanus Adams,___by occupation a Clerk,___Unmarried,___at the age of 23 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.___Company F. Mustered into service June 21st. 1861.

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Horace H. Knapp.

Born in Lowell, Mass.___Son of Daniel Knapp,___by occupation a Manufacturer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 18 enlisted for three years inthe 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.___Company F.___Mustered into service June 21st.,…

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John B. Goff.

Born in Palmer, Mass.___Son of Lucius W. Goff,___by occupation a Machinist,___Unmarried,___at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company F.___Mustered into service June 21,…

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Charles A. Smith.

Born in Hadley, Mass.___Son of Rufus J. Smith,___by occupation a Mechanic,___Unmarried,___at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company . Mustered into service June 21st.…

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John Pooley.

Born in Norwich, England,___Son of Thomas Pooley,___bu occupation a Tailor,___Married,___at the age of 40 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.___Company G.
Mustered into Service June 14, 1861,…

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Samuel B. Cook.

Born in Vermont,___Son of Joshua Cook,___by occupation a Manufacturer,___Married,___at the age of 35 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of infantry, Mass. Vols.___Company D.
Mustered into service June 21st.,…

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William J. Sawin

Born in Hancock, N.H.___Son of Lervi S. Sawin,___by occupation a Physician,___Married,___at the age of 28 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry Mass Vols.___Company F.
Mustered into service June 21, 1861, at…

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Austin O. Grout

Born in Pelham, Mass.___Son of Austin Grout,___by occupation a Leather Dresser,___Unmarried,___at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.___Company F.
Mustered into service June 21st.,…

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Frederic Arbuckle.

Born in Ireland,___Son of ,___by occupation a Clerk,___Unmarried,___at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Comapny D.
Mustered into service June 21st.,…

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Edward L. Hogan.

Born in Pittsfield, Mass.___Son of Edward C. Hogan,___by occupation a Carpenter,___Married,___at the age of 25 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company F.__
Mustered into service, June 21,…

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Edgar Clough.

Born in Springfield, Mass.___Son of Joseph Clough,___by occupation a Gunsmith,___Unmarried,___at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company E.
Mustered into service June 21,…

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George W. Thompson

Born in Chicopee, Mass.___Son of Ezra Thompson,___by occupation a Manufacturer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 18 enlisted for three years.

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Michael H. Moffatt.

Born in Ireland,___Son of Bartholomew Moffatt,___bu occupation a Tailor,___Unmarried,___at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company F.__
Mustered into service June 21,…

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John L. Gaffney.

Born in Ireland,___Son of Lawrence Gaffney,___by occupation a Musician,___Married,___at the age of 43 enlisted for three in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company E.
Mustered into service June 15, 1861, at…

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William O'Regan.

Born in Fairfield, Vt.___Son of Thomas O'Regan,___by occupation a Weaver,___Married,___at the age of 28 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Comapny F.
Mustered into service on July 21, 1861,…

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Joel H. Hendrick.

Born in West Suffield, Conn.___Son of Jabez Hendrick,___by occupation a Machinist,___Unmarried,___at the age of 24 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass Vols.__Comapny F.__
Mustered into service June…

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George B. Mead.

Born in Franklin County, New York___Son of Philaander Mead,___by occupation a Watchman,___Married,___at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company F.__
Mustered into service June…

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Edwin M. Griffin.

Born in Tarriffville, Conn. Son of Milton A. Griffin. By occupation a Farmer. Single. At the age of 15, Enlisted 1861, in 10th Reg. Mass. Infantry Vol's, Company "K". Mustered into service at Springfield, Mass., June…

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Charles H. Presbrey.

- by occupation a Painter___ ___at the age of enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company F.__
Mustered into service June 21, 1861, at Springfield, Mass.
While in camp at…

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George Evans.

Born in Ireland___Son of Thos Evans___By occupation a Laborer___Married___At the age of 27, in June, 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 10th Reg. Mass. Vol. Infantry___Mustered in July 1861___Assigned to Company "E"___Rank Private…

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Patrick Toomey.

Born in Ireland,___Son of John Toomey,__by occupation a Laborer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 18th. Regiment of Infantry. Mass. Vols.__Company K.__Mustered into service August 23, 1861.__

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Daniel McKinney.

Born in Ireland,___Son of Daniel McKinney,___by occupation a Laborer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 40th. Regiment of Infantry, N.Y. Vols.__Company E.__Mustered into service June 14, 1861.
Refer…

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Patrick Welch

Born in Ireland,___Son of John Welch,___by occupation, a Laborer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 18th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company K.
Mustered into service August 23, 1861, at the…

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Herman A. Cone.

Born in Colchester, Vt.___Son of Randall Cone,___by occupation a Farmer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 4th. Regiment of Infantry, Conn. Vols.___Mustered into service in May, 1861.__
May 23, 1861,…

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Twenty-Seventh Regiment of Infantry.__Mass. Vols.

This regiment was raised in the autumn of 1861, rendesvoused at "Camp Reed", Springfield, Mass. and was mustered into the service of the United States for three years on the 20th. of September,…

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R. Ripley Swift

Born in Mansfield, Conn.__Son of Earl Swift,__by occupation an Agent,__Married,__at the age of 39 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
When the call for volunteers for the 27th Rregiment was first…

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Cornelius Cone
Born in Colchester, VT___ Son of Randall Cone,___ By occupation a farmer, ___ Unmarried,___ At the age of 23 enlisted in the 27th Regiment Infantry, Mass. Vols. for three years, and was mustered into service September 20th 1861,___…

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Benning Leavitt 2nd

Born in Chicopee, Mass ___ Son of Daniel Leavitt, ___ by occupation a Boffin Maker, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company G. ___ and was mustered into…

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Edward R. Jones
Born in Chicopee, Mass.___ Son of Amos B. Jones,___ by occupation a Merchant, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass, Vols. _ Company J. __
Appointed 2nd Sergeant at the…

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Michael Murphy

Born in Ireland.___Son of William Murphy,___by occupation a Laborer,___Married,___at the age of 26 enlisted for three years in the 27th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company G.__
Mustered into service, September 20, 1861, at…

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Marshall M. Elliott

Born at Shipston, Canada East,___Son of Worcester Elliott,___by occupation a Machinist,___Married,___at the age of 27 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company G.___Mustered into service…

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Michael Kavanagh

Born in Ireland,___Son of Thos. Kavanagh___By occupation a Laborer___Single___At the age of 22, on 9th Octo., 1861, Enlisted for 3 years in the 27th Reg. Massachusetts Infantry Vols. and assigned to Company "G"__Ranks Private with…

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Edward S. Pendleton

Born in Chicopee, Mass.___Son of Sylvanus Pendleton,___by occupation a Farmer,___Unmarried,___at the age of 18 enlisted, July 24, 1862, as a recruit to the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
Remained in camp four weeks at…

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Rob Roy McGregor
Born in Long Island,___ Son of James McGregor,___ by occupation a Blacksmith,___ Married,___ at the age of 25 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__ Company K.
Mustered into service October 9th…

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John S. Aitcheson
Born in Hartford, Conn.___ Son of Samuel Aitcheson,___ by occupation an Clerk, ___ Married,___ at the age of 24 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
October 16, 1861 he was commissioned 2nd…

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Marcellus M. Adams
Born in Salem, N.Y.,___ Son of Martin Adams,___ by occupation a Clerk,___ Unmarried,___ at the age of 31 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols,___ Company J.
Mustered into service September 20th,…

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Thomas Taylor

Born in Ireland, ___ Son of John Taylor, ___ by occupation a blacksmith, ___ Married, ___ at the age of 41 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, mass. Vols. Company G. Mustered into service September 20th 1861 at…

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Samuel Morse

Born in Hubbardston, Mass. ____ Son of William Morse, ___ by occupation a Painter, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 25 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. ___ Company G.
Mustered into service in…

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Edgar C. Hendrick

Born in Holyoke, Mass. ___ Son of Jabez Hendrick, ___ by occupation a Clerk, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass, Vols. ___ Company G.
Mustered into service in…

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Adolphus Porter

Born in Canada, ___ son of Jeremiah Porter, ___ by occupation a Harness maker, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company G.
In December 1861, while the…

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Patrick Hanrahan
Born in Ireland,___ Son of John Hanrahan,___ by occupation an Operative,___ Unmarried,___ at the age of 18 enlisted May 19, 1862, at Springfield, Mass. for three years service, as a recruit in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass.…

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George Blasdale

Born in Calais, France, ___ Son of Matthew Blasdale, ___ by occupation a Machinist, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company G. ___ Mustered into service on…

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John H. Maxfield

Born in New Bedford, Mass. ___ Son of Barnabas Maxfield, ___ by occupation a Tailor, ___ Married, ___ at the age of 41 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company G. ___ At the formation of the…

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William D. Steele

Born in Glasgow, Scotland,___Son of William Steele,___by occupation a Wood Turner,___Married,___at the age of 28 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company G.__Mustered into service in…

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William L. Wight

Born in Gilead, ME, ___ Son of William Wight, ___ by occupation a Manufacturer, ___ Married, ___ at the age of 36 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company G.
Mustered into service in…

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John Moore Jr.

Born in Goshen, Mass. ___ Son of John I. Moore, ___ by occupation a Mechanic, ___ Married, ___ t the age of 31 enlisted as a recruit in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
He enlisted at Springfield August 14, 1862 and was…

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Norman W. Fuller
Born in Son of by occupation a Mechanic,___ Married,___ at the age of 29 enlisted as a recruit in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
He enlisted at Springfield August 20,…

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Charles. R. Collins.
Born in Randolph, Vt.___ Son of Richard D. Collin,___ by occupation a Farmer,___ Married,___ at the age of 35 enlisted as a recruit in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
Mustered into service May 14, 1862. Proceeded…

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William J Page

Born in Brunswick, Me. ___ Son of Nathaniel Page, ___ by occupation a Mechanist, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. ___ Company G.
Mustered into service in…

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George S. Lombard

Born in Marlborough N.H. ___ Son of Aaron Lombard ___ By occupation a shoe-maker ___ Married ___ At the age of 43 years, on March 31, 1864, enlisted for 3 years, in the 27th Reg. Massachusetts Vol Infantry ___ Mustered in April…

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Daniel A. Hearn,
Born in Ireland, ___ Son of Timothy Hearn, ___ by occupation an Operative,___ Married,___ at the age of 22 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry , Mass, Vols.___ Company G.
Mustered in service in September,…

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William H Fuller
Born in Lee, Mass.___ Son of Thomas Fuller,___ by occupation a Farmer,___ Married,___ at the age of 25 enlisted, August 7, 1862, at Springfield, Mass as a recruit for the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
Remained in camp at…

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Charles B. Rulofson

Born in Carew, N.Y. ___ Son of Daniel Rulofson, ___ by occupation a Moulder, ___ Unmarried, ___ at the age of 22 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. ___ Company I. ___
Mustered into service…

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James O Cole.
Born in Braintree, Vt.__ Son of Asa B. Cole,__ by occupation a Machinist,___ Unmarried,___ at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. __ Company D.
Mustered into service in September,…

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George J. Alden.

Born in Ludlow, Mass.___Son of Jefferson Alden,___by occupation a Mechanic,___Unmarried,___at the age of 28 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company I.___
Mustered into service in September,…

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H Smith Newell
Born in Pelham, Mass.___ Son of Lemuel H. Newell,___ by occupation a Clerk.___ Unmarried, __ at the age of 22 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass, Vols. Company G. ___
Mustered into service in September,…

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James Mansfield
Born in Ireland,___ Son of Daniel Boland,___ by occupation a Laborer,___ Unmarried,___ at the age of 19 years, on Nov. 20, 1863, enlisted for three years in the Regiment of Infantry Mass. Vols.___ Mustered in 22 Nov, 1863, at Long…

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Henry J. Pulsipher

Born in Essex County, N.Y. ___ son of Josiah R. Pulsipher, ___ by occupation a Mason, ___ Married, ___ at the age of 24 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. ___ Company G.
Mustered in to…

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Patrick Gleason.

Born in Ireland___Son of Patrick Gleason__By occupation a Laborer___Single___At the age of 21 years, on 14 Aug., 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 27th Reg. Massachusetts Vol-Infantry__ Mustered same date and assigned to Company…

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Dennis O'Connell

Born in Ireland__Son of Morgan O'Connell___By occupation a {unreadable} tender___Married___At the age of 35 on 10 Octo, 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 27th Reg. Infantry Mass. Vol's___Mustered in on same date, and assigned to…

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William Flynn.

Son of Ira Flynn___Born in Ireland___By occupation a dresser___Married___At the age of 29 years, on Sept. 20, 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 27th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry. Mustered same date, and assigned to Comapny…

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John McGowen
Born in Duerden Scotland.___ Son of Michael__ By occupation an Operative in Cotton Mill.___ Single___ At the age of 15, on 20 Sept., 18611, Enlisted for 3 years in 27th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry__ Mustered ___ Assigned to Company…

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Roderick Woodville

Born in Rockingham, VT ___ Son of Milton Woodville ___ By occupation a machinist ___ Unmarried ___ At the age of 21 on 20 Sept., 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 27th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry ___ Mustered same date and…

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Horace H. Acres

Was a member of 27th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry ___ was captured in battle and died in prison in Andersonville.

Note. The death of Cook’s wife and ignorance as to the location of those who might further complete the…

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Ebenezer Sherman.

Born in ?Ware?, Mass___Son of Reuben Sherman___By occupation a Blacksmith___Married___At the age of 39, on 3 October, 1861, enlisted for 3 years, in the 27th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry___Mustered 17 Octo. and assigned to…

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Jeremiah J. Sullivan

Born in Scotland___Son of Dennis Sullivan___By occupation a Factory Operator___Married___At the age of 30 years, enlisted for 3 years in the 28th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company "E".___Rank successively, Private,…

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Daniel Manning

Born in Ireland___Son of Michael Manning___By occupation a Laborer___Married___At the age of 24 years on Aug. 5, 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 21stat Reg, Massachusetts Vol. Infantry___Mustered Aug. 19, 1861, and assigned to…

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harles F. Searle.

Born in Chicopee, Mass___Son of Rufus C. Searle,___by occupation a Carpenter,___Unmarried,___at the age of 22 enlisted for three years in the 21st Regiment of infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company B.___Mustered into service in August,…

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Michael Kennedy

Born in Cornwallis, Nova Scotia___Son of John Kennedy___By occupation a Laborer___Single___At the age of 21 years, on Aug. 5, 1861, enlisted for 3 years, in the 21st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry___Mustered in Aug. 16, 1861, and…

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George H. Walker.

Born in Madison, Me.___Son of Samuel C. Walker,___by occupation a Carpenter,___Unmarried,___at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 21st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company F.___Mustered into service August 16,…

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George H. Hubbard.

Born in Hartford, Conn.___Son of Joel Hubbard,___by occupation a Painter,___Married,___at the age of 22 enlisted for three years in the 21st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.___Comapny B.___
Mustered into service August 16,…

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John Goodwin.

Born in Berwick, Me.___Son of John H. Goodwin,___by occupation a Carpenter,___Married,___at the age of 26 enlisted for three years in the 21st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__Company B,___Mustered into service August 16, 1861 at…

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Michael Shea

(From Adt Generals reports)
Enlisted at age of 20 years--mustered in Sep 26, 1861.
Discharged January 7, 1865 expiration of services.

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Born in Lowell, Mass. Son of David W. Buttrick, by occupation a Machinist, Married. at the age of 29 enlisted for three years in the the 21st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company H.
Mustered into service August 16, 1861, at Worcester,…

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Born in Chicopee, Mass. Son of Alpheus Nettleton, by occupation a teacher, unmarried, at the age of 25 enlisted for three years, in the 31st Regiment of Infantry Mass. Vols. Company E.
When Gov. Andrew ordered the organization of the 31st regiment,…

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Edward P. Woods
Born in Chicopee, Mass_Son of John Woods_By occupation a Gunsmith_Unmarried_at the age of 23 enlisted for three months’ service in 1st. Regiment of Infantry, Conn. Vols. Rifle Company A. _Capt J. Howley._He was the first one to…

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Charles K. Dewey
Born in Royalton, VT._Son of {Rhodolphus} K. Dewey_by occupation a Clerk,_Unmarried,_at the age of 23 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E._He was enrolled October 30th 1861, and was…

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Amos M. Ramsdell
Born in Belchertown, Mass._Son of Porter Ramsdell,_by occupation a Machinist,_Unmarried_at the age of 24 enlisted at Springfield Mass. September 23rd; 1861 for three years in the 5th Regiment of Cavalry, N.Y. Vols._Company D._Joined…

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Henry Nelligan
Born in Canada,_Son of Michael Nelligan._by occupation a Hostler._Unmarried._at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company B.
He served with the company in all duties and movements…

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John Henry
Born in Canada,_Son of a Mechanic,_Married_at the age of 44 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E. Mustered into service December 24th, 1861.
He performed his part in all the duties and…

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Sheldon S. Howard
Born in Jamaica, Vt._Son of Judson Howard,_by occupation a Clerk,_Unmarried_at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E.
Mustered into service the first of November, 1861, and…

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Patrick Moriarty
Born in {Operative},_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E.
Enrolled November 2, 1861._
He accompanied the regiment to Ship Island and thence to New Orleans…

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James J. Croshier
Born in Troy, N.Y._Son of George J. Croshier,_by occupation a Painter,_Married,_at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company K.
Mustered into service February 11, 1862
He…

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George L. Jacques
Born in Canada,_Son of {Unknown},_by occupation a Saddler,_Married,_at the age of 26 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E.
Mustered into service December 10, 1861.
He deserted from the…

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James Lyons
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of James Lyons,_by occupation an Operative,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry. Mass. Vols._Company {G}.
Mustered into service December 16,1861._

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John Hines
Born in Ireland,_Son of Patrick Hines,_by occupation a Clerk,_Unmarried,_at the age of 21 enlisted, November 5, 1861, for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E.
He was appointed Corporal at the organization…

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Morris McDonald
Born in Ireland,_Son of Patrick McDonald,_by occupation a farmer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted, November 5, 1861 for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E.
He served with the company in all its…

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Lemuel E. Mallory
Born in Northfield, {Mass},_Son of {Simon} Mallory,_By occupation a {Carpenter},_Unmarried,_at the age of {Unknown} years, on {no date} enlisted for 3 years in the 31st Regiment Massachusetts Vol. Infantry,_Mustered on {no date}…

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David Murphy
Born in Ireland,_Son of Edmund Murphy,_by occupation an Operative,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted, November 5, 1861, for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company E. appointed Corporal in December…

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James Boland
Born in Ireland,_Son of James Bolan,_by occupation a Laborer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 25, February 1, 1862, enlisted for three years in the 31st Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company “E”._Mustered March 3, 1862 at {faland} Head…

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Sanford A. Hendrick
Born in Somers, Conn._Son of {Homer} Hendrick,_By occupation a Machinest,_Married,_At the age of 41 enlisted for 1 year in the 31st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company “E”. Mustered into the service 1st Sept, 1864. …

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James Deady
Born in Kerry, Ireland,_Son of {Jas} Deadym_By occupation a Laborer,_Married_ at the age of 24 years on 20 Aug. 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 31st Reg. Massachusetts Infantry Vols._Mustered in Same day_Rank Private with no subsequent…

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Michael Keating
Born in Ireland,_Son of Michael Keating,_By occupation a Cotton Spinner,_Married,_at the age of 24 years on Sept. 5, 1864, enlisted for 3 years as a recruit in the 31st Reg. Massachusetts Infantry Vols._Mustered in same date_Rank…

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Thomas Lyons
Born in Ireland,_Son of Timothy Lyons,_By occupation a Laborer_Single_at the age of 18 years, on 30 Octo., 1861, enlisted for 3 years, in the 31st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry_Mustered in 20 {Mar}, 1861, at Pittsfield, Mas., and…

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James Sullivan
Born in Boston, Mas._Son of John Sullivan_By occupation a Laborer_Single_at the age of 18 years, on 2nd {Mar} 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 31st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, and was assigned to Company “E”_Mustered on…

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Michael O’Connor
Born in Ireland_Son of Edmund O’Connor_By occupation a Laborer_Married_at the age of 34 years, on 23rd August, 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 31st Reg. Massachusetts Vols. Infantry_Mustered on 8th Sept., 1864, and assigned to…

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Thomas Morin
Born in Ireland_Son of Pat. Morin_by occupation a Laborer_Single_at the age of 19, on Nov. 5. 1861 enlisted for 3 years in the 31st Reg. Massachusetts Inf. Vols. Company “E”. Rank Private with no subsequent changes.
He took part…

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Patrick Walsh
Born in Ireland_Son of Don. Walsh_By occupation a Laborer_Single_At the age of about 22 years, on 5 Nov. 1861, Enlisted for 3 years in 31st Reg. Mass. Vol. Inf_Mustered on 20 Nov._Assigned to Company “E”_Rank Private, subsequently…