Person:George Irwin (15)

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George W. Irwin
b.1842
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Name George W. Irwin
Gender Male
Birth[3] 1842
Death[3] 4 Oct 1912 Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States
Burial[3] Washington Court House, Fayette, Ohio, United States

Civil War Service

Source: S1

  • Musician, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 11 June 1863
  • Appointed Corporal 10 August 1863
  • Reduced to Private 1 October 1864
  • Appointed Musician 1 January 1865
  • Mustered out 25 July 1865
  • Also in Company E, 18th Ohio Volunteer Infantry S2

Pension

Source: S2

  • Application 149307; Certificate 103768
  • Widow's Pension: Application 1033712, no certificate number listed (an indication that the application was not approved)
References
  1.   Foraker, J.B; H.A. Axline; and J.S. Robinson. Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866. (Akron [Ohio]: Werner Co., 1886-1895).
  2.   United States. Veterans Administration. Organization index to pension files of veterans who served between 1861 and 1900- [1917]. (Washington, District of Columbia: The National Archives, 1949).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Ohio, United States. Death Certificate. (Ohio, United States), cert. 55489 (1912).