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Frederick A. Churchill
Born in Chicopee. Son of Sylvester Churchill. By occupation a Harness-maker. Single. At the age of 18, on Febr’y 17, 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 25th Reg. N.Y. Cavalry Vol’s, Company “D”. Mustered into the…

Daniel McKenny
Born in Ireland_Son of Dan. McKenny_By occupation a Butcher_Unmarried_At the age of 18, on 8 Jan’y, 1861, enlisted for 3 years in 40th N.Y. Vols. Infantry_Assigned to Company “E”_
Mustered in 14th Jan._Rank Private with no…

Horatio P. Chapin
Born in Albany, N.Y._Son of Sidney Chapin_Machinist at date of enlistment_Married_At the age of 30, on the 23d March, 1865, enlisted for one year in the 40th Reg. New Jersey Vol’s_Was mustered into the service as Private March…

Jeremiah Sullivan
Born in Ireland_Son of Patrick Sullivan_By occupation a Tanner_Single_At the age of 21 years on Jan’y 26, 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 12th Reg. Connecticut Vol. Infantry. Mustered same date and assigned to Company…

James F. McElwin
Born in Palmer, Mass._Son of William McElwin_By occupation a Machinist_Single_At the age of 16 on the 25 March 1865, enlisted for one year in the 62d Reg. Mass. Infantry Vol’s, Company “C”. Mustered into service about 30…

Michael Shannon
Born in N.Y. City_Son of {Timo.} Shannon_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_at the age of 18 years, on 5th April, 1865, enlisted for 3 years in the 22d N.Y. Cavalry_Mustered in 10 April, 1865_Private.
He was never sent to his Reg.,…

Thomas Fitzgerald
Born in Ireland_Son of Edward Fitzgerald_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 21 years, on 29 Nov., 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 13th reg. Maine Infantry Volunteers_Mustered same date_Assigned to Company…

John F. Stapleton
Born in Ireland_Son of {Ino.} Stapleton_By occupation a Tin-smith_Unmarried_At the age of 19 years, on 5 April, 1865, he enlisted for 3 years in the 22d Reg. New York Cavalry Vol’s_Mustered on 10 April, 1865.
He never joined his…

Thomas Kennedy
Born in {Milleneague}, Mass._Son of John Kennedy,_By occupation a Moulder,_Married_At the age of 22 years, on 14 Octo. 1864, in N.Y. City, enlisted for one year in the 6th reg. New York Heavy Artillery Vol’s_Mustered same…

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…