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Lyman J. Paul, Civil War Soldier

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Lyman J. Paul
Born in N.Y. State_Son of Mitchell Paul_Unmarried_By occupation a Hostler_At the age of 19 years, in Aug. 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 21st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company “B”_Rank Private.
He participated in the battles of Roanoke Island and Newbern. In the fall of 1862, he wsa discharged on surgeon’s certificate of disability for disease contracted through the exposures of camp life. He never recovered his health after discharge and finally died at his home in Chicopee Falls July 28, 28th, 1866.
No complete information of the {foraging} named men could be obtained.


ca. 1861-1865


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