Civil War Records of John T. Priest


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes

36th MVI

Private; enl. Aug. 5, 1862; must. Aug. 27, 1862; wounded June 3, 1864, Cold Harbor, Va. discharged for wounds June 17, 1865, Boston, Mass. Charlestown clerk

age 19;

lost leg as result of gun shot wound at Cold Harbor

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
B 36th MVI   Invalid   74303 Mass.  



746 616


Harriet E. Priest

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  12 pages (PDF*) 

Grand Army of the Republic



Date April 3, 1912
Place Roxbury, Mass.
Age 69
Cause Bright's disease
Obituary Boston Globe, April 4, 1912
Survived by Harriet E. Priest

Additional Information

Born in Acton (source: pension file).


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