Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E (Davis Guards)||6th MVI
|Private, enl. April 16, 1861; must. April 22, 1861||must. out Aug. 2, 1861||Acton||age 23|
|E||26th MVI||Private; enl. Sept. 4, 1861; must. Oct. 23, 1861; transf. March 6, 1864 to V.R.C.||disch. June 28, 1864 for disability at Boston, Mass. as of 163rd Co. 2nd Battln. V.R.C.||Shirley||artist||age 23|
|MASSCW, 1:382; 3:93|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
||July 13, 1866||Invalid||111 711||72 140||N.H.|
Ephraim A. Smith, age 17, a laborer, born in Mass., is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Groton, Middlesex County, in household (dwelling no. 6) with Henry E. and Mary J. Corey (source: "Massachusetts, State Census, 1855," Ancestry.com).
The 1862/63 annual town report for the Town of Acton: 18, records Eph. A. Smith's service in the 26th, with the note "not credited to this town by the State Authorities."
Pension documents indicate his P.O. address was in Masonville, Hillsborough Co., N.H, in 1866.
Hosmer, The Town of Acton in the Civil War: 24.
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