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Potwin, Napoleon

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Swanton, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 11/20/61, m/i 2/18/62, PVT, Co. C, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, pr CPL, pr SGT 1/5/64, pow, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, prld 3/2/65, m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1843, Swanton, VT
Death: 01/11/1900


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/7/1883, NV; widow Dora, 4/30/1900, CA, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: CA
(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: 8th Vt. History off-site, "Died and buried in Kingman, A. T." in Sawtelle National Home register.

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Granduncle of Tom Potwin, Moultonboro, NH

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13 Jan 1900, Sat Mohave County Miner (Mineral Park, Arizona) Newspapers.com