Civil War Records of John [C.?] Meehan


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
Navy USS Ohio Fireman; Jan. 19, 1864 March 9, 1864 Chelsea, credit to Salem spinner at Assabet Woolen Mill born in Ireland

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

Recorded as member no. 132 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1). 


Survived by  

Additional Information

John Meehan joined the Isaac Davis G.A.R. in 1904, and was dropped from the roster in 1909. Roster states he was a 64 year old resident of Maynard, born in Ireland and employed as a spinner.

See also:
Peggy Jo Brown. Hometown Soldiers: Civil War Veterans of Assabet Village & Maynard Massachusetts. Maynard, Mass.: Flying Heron Press, 2005. 417-418.


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