Person:Samuel Violet (1)

Samuel B. Violet
b.ABT 1837
d.2 SEP 1911
Facts and Events
Name Samuel B. Violet
Gender Male
Birth[1] ABT 1837
Death[2] 2 SEP 1911

Civil War Service

Source: S1

  • 1st Lieutenant, Company A and Company F, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 22 August 1862 (Co F, 117th OVI)
  • Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant, Company F, 9 April 1864 (NOTE: Possibly transferred to Company A the same day)
  • Discharged 20 June 1865 at Knoxville, Tennessee


Source: S2

  • Application 587848; Certificate 437611
  • Widow's Pension: Application 972683, Certificate 736484
  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).