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Civil War Records of John Griffin

Grand Army of the Republic
Isaac Davis Post No. 138

Personal War Sketch for John Griffin

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Comrade John Griffin
Who was born the
day of
A.D. 1842
County of   State of Ireland

On Aug 26th, 1862, I first entered the service as private in Company E 6th Mass Infantry for nine months.


After my term had expired, I was finally discharged on June 3rd, 1863.


The first battle I took part in was on the Blackwater and Siege of Suffolk.


I was wounded in the left arm by a fragment of a shell and for which I now draw a pension

At Suffolk, Va, I was confined in a hospital.


I Certify that the Sketch of my War service as above written is true as
I verily believe  
Date Signed
We certify that Comrade John Griffin Joined Isaac Davis
Post No. 138 Department of Massachusetts G.A.R. Apr. 6 1885
Held Offices of
F.H. Stevens
H.R. Knowlton