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Military Resources
Chippewa County

Civil War (1861-1865)

ALLEN, William - Company A 17th Regiment of WI volunteers, PVT. In 1881 he lived in Lafayette, Chippewa County. In April 1865 he was sent form the battle at Goldsboro NC via military ambulance to Newburn NC to Buford NC and was taken aboard the Northern Light hospital ship to General Hospital David's Island NY.

CHASE, Ezra Weed - WI Heavy Artillerty Co F PVT born 01/07/1827 NY died 10/26/1878 Chippewa Co., WI. Enlisted Portage WI and entered service 09/13/1864 as a private:1st WI Heavy Artillerty Co F. 1 year enlistment and discharged 06/26/1865.

COLTRIE/COLTRIN, Andrew Jackson - 10th Btry WI. Died in Nashville TN of chronic diarrhea on June 1, 1863, buried in College Hill National Cemetery in Nashville.

COLTRIE/COLTRIN, Oliver Ludlow - 10th Btry WI, d. Jan 23, 1863 in Nashville, TN of lockjaw, buried in College Hill National Cemetery in Nashville.

DAVIS, Benjamin Roe - Co. H 16th IL Infantry.

HANNAN, Patrick - 12th & 25th Vol. Inf., PVT. 3 Jan 1864 mustered out 16 July 1865 Louisville, KY.

LENT, Simeon F. - Company K, 25th Wisconsin Infantry. Born: 1843, Died: April 26, 1925, Buried in Sterling Colorado.

McCARTY, Florence - 10th Btry WI Lt Arty, CORP. Entered service Feb.17, 1862 from Eau Claire, WI. Wounded Red Oak Station GA; right arm amputated; mustered out April 20, 1865. D: of pulominary tuberculosis on Nov. 23, 1883 in Siegel, Chippewa Co. Buried in Brooklawn Cemetery, Cadott, Chippewa Co.

MERNEY, James - Company H, 17th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, PVT. Showed Chippewa Falls as mailing address on muster rolls. Mustered in 10 Oct 1864 in La Crosse; discharged 30 May 1865. Hospitalized during battle at Goldsboro, NC for "partial paralysis of lower extremities" followed by the "bloody flux" died 1900 La Grande, Oregon.

TREAT, Lenard Wells - 3rd Wi Lt Arty. Served under adopted name LUSTED.

WELLS, Romanzo - Co. E 1st NY Dragoons, PVT. 1863-1865 prisoner at Libby Prison-Richmond, Va. Captured at the Battle of Charlottsville.


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