John A. Snow, Civil War Soldier


John A. Snow
Born in Rutland, Mass._Son of Seth Snow_By occupation a Watchman_Married_At the age of 33 years, about July 1, 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 37th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company “A”_Rank Private with no subsequent changes.
While with the Regiment was constantly on duty as Company Cook, and took no part in some of the active operations of his Regiment. At Cherry Run, Maryland, he was taken sick with diarrhea which ultimately assumed a chronic form and in time was sent to several hospitals. He was {finally} after an {???} time transferred to the Paroled Corps. {Unable} as it is supposed to perform the duties of a soldier in this corps he was discharged September 13, 1863, for disability.
Note: {???} could {give} no {fallen} dates.


ca. 1861-1865


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