Austin O. Grout, Civil War Soldier
Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee
Austin O. Grout
Born in Pelham, Mass.___Son of Austin Grout,___by occupation a Leather Dresser,___Unmarried,___at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 10th. Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.___Company F.
Mustered into service June 21st., 1861.___
He participated in every duty, movement and battle, without wounds, sickness, or furlough, from the time the regiment left their camp at Springfield until their return at the expiration of their term of service. Very few soldiers have so remarkable a record. His military history is the same as that of the regiment.
Returned with the regiment to Springfield, Mass/ June 25, 1864, and was mustered out of service on the 6th. of July following.