John F. Wood, Civil War Soldier


John F. Wood
Born in Dummerston, Vt._Son of John Wood,_by occupation a Manufacturer,_Married,_at the age of 44 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He served in all duties and movements with the company except the 1st Trent Road reconnaissance, and the Maryland campaign. About the middle of June, was sick and off duty; and on arrival at Baltimore was prevented by an attack of jaundice from accompanying the regiment on the march through Maryland.
Returned from Baltimore, via Boston, with other sick and convalescents, arriving in Chicopee July 22nd, under orders to report on arrival of the regiment.
Mustered out of service July 29th, 1863, at Springfield, Mass. Died in Chicopee Aug 11, 1880.


ca. 1861-1865


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“John F. Wood, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed February 25, 2018,