Francis O. Moody, Civil War Soldier


Francis O. Moody
Born in South Hadley, Mass._Son of Marshall H. Moody,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Unmarried,_at the age of 20 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry. Mass. Vols. Company K.
Detailed as drummer, while at Camp Banks, Springfield, and therefore was relieved from the common private’s duties during the whole term of service.
He did not participate with the regiment in any expedition or important march, not begin required to do so. His services as drummer were rendered in camp, and at the hospital.
Returned from Baltimore, via Boston, with the 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.
In Hartford May 14. 1913 as per letter on file from him.


ca. 1861-1865


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