Civil War Records of Michael Powers

Service

Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
E 26th MVI enl. Sept. 27, 1861; must. Oct. 23, 1861 must. out Nov. 7, 1864 South Acton farmer also served in V.R.C., credit NH

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): page  64-65 (PDF)

Pension

Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
E 26th MVI Oct. 15, 1868 Invalid 136 319      

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  4 pages  (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

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Death

Date circa 1879
Place

Marlborough, Mass.

(source: pension file)

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Additional Information

"Michael Powers deserted from Camp Coburn, August, Maine on September 17, 1865."  (see Henry L. Hosmer. The Town of Acton in the Civil War,  1861-1865.  Tucson, AZ: The Author, 2001. 97.)

Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."

 

 

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