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Joslyn, Sylvester A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Newport, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/7/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. E, 9th VT INF, d/svc 10/2/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1840, Newport, VT
Death: 10/02/1863


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: 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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Obituary

At Yorktown, Va., Oct. 3d, of typhoid fever, Sylvester A. Joslyn, of Newport, aged 23 years - a member of Co. E, 9th Vt. Vols.

Source: Orleans Independent Standard Oct. 16, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.