Civil War Records of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell in 1924


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
  5th Conn. Vol Inf. Drummer; enl. about Aug. 1, 1863 at Fort Trumbull; sent to Convalescent Camp, Virginia on Sept. 29, 1863 disability discharge     age 14 at enlistment
F 1st Veteran Reserve Corps Drummer; enl. and must. Nov 27, 1863 at Washington D.C. for 3 years must. out Aug. 29, 1866 as Musician at Liberty Island fom 7th Independent Co. Veteran Reserve Corps credit to Taunton farmer age 15
MASSCW, 7:143

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


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

Fifteen members of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R. in front of the Telephone Office Building, West Acton, on May 30, 1924 (photograph, Acton Memorial Library archives 24.1.1)

George H. Ward Post No. 10, Worcester, Massachusetts


Date November 15, 1925
Place Chelsea Soldier's Home
Age 78
Cause bronchial pneumonia
Obituary Maynard News, November 20, 1925
Burial St. Bridget's Cemetery, Maynard
Survived by a son, Joseph H. Campbell of Waltham; two sisters; two brothers

Additional Information


Brown, Hometown Soldiers: 64-67.


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