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Civil War Records of Dennis Sheehan

Grand Army of the Republic
Isaac Davis Post No. 138

Personal War Sketch for Dennis Sheehan

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Comrade Dennis Sheehan
Who was born the first day of November
A.D. 1818
County of   State of Ireland

At Acton, Mass., on Sept. 10th, 1861 I first entered the service as private in company E. 26th Mass regiment and my rank remained the same during the war and at the close.


I was first discharged at Franklin, La in August 1864 but re-enlisted and was finally discharged at Savannah, Ga on Sept. 23rd, 1865 as the war had come to a close


My first engagement was at Lafourche, La. I was never wounded or taken prisoner but was confined in Mount Pleasant Hospital.


Among my intimate comrades were Delette Hall, George Flood and Charles Parker.

I Certify that the Sketch of my War service as above written is true as
I verily believe  
Date Signed
We certify that Comrade Dennis Sheehan Joined Isaac Davis
Post No. 138 Department of Massachusetts G.A.R. July 12, 1889
Held Offices of
F.H. Stevens
H.R. Knowlton