Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|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|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|E||26th MVI||Oct. 15, 1868||Invalid||136 319|
(source: pension file)
"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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