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Lavake, John

Age: 22, credited to Pownal, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 7/7/64, m/i 7/7/64, PVT, Co. A, 5th VT INF, dsrtd 7/26/64, arrested 8/27/64, Baltimore, rtnd to unit after GQM,m/o 6/29/65

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Birth: abt 1842, Canada
Death: unknown

Burial: Final resting place unknown, , Unknown
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

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Extracts from Compiled Military Service Record

Deserted: July 26, 1864.
Alexandria Camp Distribution

This man deserted from his Regt at Camp Distribution Alex on the 26th July 1864. Was arrested in Balto on his way to Phila. When arrested he was in citizen clothes. Reward allowed $30.

Conscript - assigned to Co. Nov. 10, ' 64. in arrest at Div. Hd. Qrs., since Dec 1 /'64

Gained from desertion Feb. 1, 1865, with loss of all pay & allowances now due & forfeit $10 of his monthly pay for fifteen (15) months by sentence of G. C M. from Sept. 30/64.

Extract from Compiled Military Service Record