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Samuel R. Russell
b.abt 1838
d.bef 19 Aug 1890
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Name Samuel R. Russell
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1838
Death[2] bef 19 Aug 1890

Civil War Service

  • 2nd Lieutenant, Company E, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 14 September 1862
  • Promoted to Captain 1st Regiment U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery, 11 March 1864; resigned from that 10 October 1864
  • Also served in Company G, 69th Ohio Infantry [2]

Source: [1]

Pension

  • None
  • Widow's Pension: Application 478516, Certificate 314311

Source: [2]

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 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. 2.0 2.1 2.2 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).

    Widow applied for pension 19 August 1890.