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Massachusetts in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Sgt. (USA) John F Russell (1840 - 1864)
    A farmer from Hadley, Massachusetts, he enlisted as a Corporal on October 14, 1861 at the age of 22 into Co. D 27th Mass. Inf. Regt. He was promoted to full Sergeant on March 23, 1863. He was killed at...
  • Capt. Nathaniel Willis Bumstead, USA (1834 - 1912)
    Nathaniel W. Bumstead, who died Thursday in the Hotel Vendome in his 78th year, was prominent in the wallpaper business of the city. The firm was conducted by his grandfather and father before he under...
  • Lieut. James Monroe Trotter, U. A. (1842 - 1892)
    James Monroe Trotter was an American teacher, soldier, employee of the United States Post Office Department, a music historian, and Recorder of Deeds in Washington, D.C. Born into slavery in Mississipp...
  • Sgt. (USA), Isaac Newcomb Adams (1822 - 1862)
    Civil War Soldier Sgt. – Co. A, 19th Massachusetts Infantry Entered service August 28, 1861 at the age of 28; wounded September 17, 1862 at Battle of Antietam; died of wounds. ”The 16th of Sept...
  • Dr. Norton Folsom, (USA) (1842 - 1903)
    Biography From FindAGrave MEMORIAL ID 57268193 Entered the Civil War as a Medical Cadet on 19 Oct 1861 and was discharged on 18 Oct 1862; graduated Harvard Medical School in 1864; became Surgeon ...

This project is used to relate all units from Massachusetts who served in the Union Army.