Person:John Wells (147)

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John Wells
b.abt 1840
d.aft 2 Apr 1880
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Name John Wells
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1840
Death[2][3] aft 2 Apr 1880

Civil War Service

  • Private, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 9 August 1862
  • Appointed Corporal 10 October 1863
  • Reduced in rank 1 April 1864
  • Mustered out 20 June 1865 at Knoxville, Tennessee

Source: 1

Pension

  • Application 359490; Certificate 237600
  • Widow's Pension: Application 495721, no certificate number listed (an indication that the application was not approved)

Source: 2

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. Date of death based upon date of veteran's pension application. No date listed for widow's pension application.