Civil War Records of John Wall


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
B 40th MVI Private; enl. Aug. 7, 1862; must. Aug. 22, 1862 must. out June 16, 1865. as Corpl. Concord laborer

age 21;

wounded before Ft. Wagner, S.C., Aug. 20, 1863

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 40 MVI Feb. 28, 1882 Invalid 441 810 334 207 Mass.  

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  8 pages (PDF*) 

Grand Army of the Republic

Recorded as member no. 93 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1). 

G.A.R. Personal War Sketch


Date September 7, 1914
Place Maynard, Mass.
Age 72
Cause stroke
Obituary Concord Enterprise, September 9, 1914
Burial St. Bridget's Cemetery, Maynard, Mass.
Survived by a brother, Michael

Additional Information


See also:

Brown, Hometown Soldiers, pp. 204-206.


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