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Downs, John H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Plainfield, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/12/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. I, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1838, Ireland
Death: After 05/24/1866


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/24/1866
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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