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Jenks, John E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Norwich, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/64, m/i 9/3/64, Pvt, Co. I, 9th VT INF, tr to 5th VT INF, Co. D, 1/20/65, m/o 6/19/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Lyme, NH
Death: 1901

Burial: Old Lyme Cemetery, Lyme, NH
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Fran Hanchett
Findagrave Memorial #: 118797967

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/11/1889, Vt; widow Lucy, 4/8/1901, VT
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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BURIAL:

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Old Lyme Cemetery, Lyme, NH

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