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Crooker, Lucien Bonaparte

Age: 0, credited to Pomfret, VT
Unit(s): 12th IL INF, VRC, 1st US Vet Corps
Service: 12th IL INF, PVT, Co. H, three months enl 8/26/61, 1SGT, Co. I, 55th IL INF, pr 1LT 3/6/62, wdd, Shiloh, 4/6/62 (through the right knee and in shoulder by a rifle ball, and through the calf of the leg by a shell), tr to Co. F, 3/1/63, pr CPT, pr MAJ and COL, but did not muster, left forearm broken by musket shot in assault on Vicksburg, 5/19/63, resgd 8/3/63, on SURG's certificate of disability for wds recvd. Com CPT, VRC, but did not accept on account of wds, attempted to enlist in Hancock's 1st AC in '64, but was rejected for wds

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Birth: 11/12/1839, Woodstock, VT
Death: 10/14/1926

Burial: Restland Cemetery, Mendota, IL
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 109874451
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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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