George L. Dane, Civil War Soldier


George L. Dane
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Dexter Dane,_by occupation a Machinist,_Unmarried,_at the age of 23 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th 1862.
Participated in all the movements of the regiment except the 2nd Trent Road reconnaissance, and the Gum Swamp expedition.
In the march through Maryland, Dane was detailed with fourteen others of the regiment, to guard the baggage of Gen. Briggs.
Returned to Chicopee with the company July 21st, and was mustered out of service July 29th, 1863, at Springfield, Mass.


ca. 1861-1865


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“George L. Dane, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed February 18, 2018,