Civil War Records of George W. Allen

Service

Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
A 1st MVI Musician; enl. and must. May 23, 1861; missing at Battle of Gettysburg July 2, 1863; returned May 24, 1864 must. out May 25, 1864, as George H. Allen Boston musician age 18
MASSCW, 1:4

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x

Pension

Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
 

 

           

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  x

Grand Army of the Republic

x


Death

Date April 27, 1914
Place

Soldiers' Home, Togus, Maine

(Togus death register, “U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938,” Ancestry.com)

Age 71
Cause chronic nephritis
Obituary Concord Enterprise, May 6, 1914
Funeral  
Burial family lot, Woodlawn, Cemetery, Acton, Mass.
Survived by sisters Adelaide & Charlotte

Additional Information

Brother of Nathaniel Allen.

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See also: 

Obituary of Gaius W. Allen (father)

Hosmer, The Town of Acton in the Civil War: 54.

 

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