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Civil War Records of John F. Blood, Jr.


Grand Army of the Republic
Isaac Davis Post No. 138

Personal War Sketch for John F. Blood, Jr.

see also Post Resolutions and Record of Burial

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Comrade John F. Blood
Who was born the day of A.D. 1835
Concord County of Middlesex State of Massachusetts

He first entered the service, as Corporal, April 15th, 1861, with Company E Old 6th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers and was discharged from this company but was re-enlisted, Sept. 1861, in 26th Mass. Infantry.


He was finally discharged Sept. 26, 1862, after a service of fifteen months and the reason for such was, on account of his disability.


The first battle that he was engaged in was at Baltimore, Md., on the nineteenth of April, 1861.


I Certify that the Sketch of my War service as above written is true as
I verily believe  
Date Signed
We certify that Comrade John F. Blood Joined Isaac Davis
Post No. 138 Department of Massachusetts, G.A.R. May 4 1885
Held Offices of
F.H. Stevens
H.R. Knowlton