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Kelley, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 39, credited to Colchester, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/7/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. I, 5th VT INF, dis/dsb 7/24/62; enl 9/6/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. D, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1822, Ireland
Death: unknown


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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BIOGRAPHY

JOHN KELLEY was next to the oldest man in Co. D, being, I think, about fifty. Although past the age limit, I do not remember that he failed to perform his share of the duties right through. He was a quiet man, attended to his own business and had no trouble with his comrades.

Source: Sturtevant, p. 532