Person:William Lancaster (17)

William Lancaster
b.abt 1834
d.aft 9 July 1879
Facts and Events
Name William Lancaster
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1834
Death[2] aft 9 July 1879
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Civil War Service

Source: S1

  • Private, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 13 August 1862
  • Reduced from 1st Sergeant 1 November 1862
  • Discharged 11 April 1863 at Covington, Kentucky on Surgeon's certificate of disability


Source: S2

  • Application 300010 (dated 9 July 1879); Certificate 800872
  • Widow's Pension: Application 611709, Certificate 414951
  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).