Monroe E. Kendall, Civil War Soldier


Monroe E. Kendall
Born in Palmer, Mass._Son of Carlo M. Kendall,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mas. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He took part in all duties and movements with the regiment in North Carolina, except the 1st Trent Road reconnaissance, sharing the fortunes of the company in the Goldsboro Expedition, 2nd Trent Road reconnaissance, at Plymouth, and in the Gum Swamp affair.
During the march through Maryland, he went as far as Maryland Heights, but was then obliged to leave the company and go back to Baltimore.
Returned from Baltimore to Chicopee, via Boston, with other sick and convalescents, arriving July 22nd, under orders to report on the arrival of the regiment.
Mustered out of service July 29th, 1863, at Springfield, Mass.


ca. 1861-1865


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