|24th Connecticut Infantry (USA) |
|Name: Michael Martin||Rank: Private ||Company: K|
Civil War Veteran. Served for Connecticut, enlisted K. Company, 24th Infantry Regiment on September 11, 1862, mustered out in Middletown CT. on September 30, 1863. Served in Louisiana at the Battle at Port Hudson on March 13-14th, 1863.
Julia A. applied for a Widows Pension on November 17, 1881. Application #287647, Certificate #277127.
Michael''s Civil War Service Records are in File #M535, Roll #10.
Died from consumption at The New Haven Hospital on June 6, 1881. Appears he resided in Hospital since 1875 due to Civil War health problems. Home residence listed as 174 Franklin Street. Buried by the Town of New Haven on June 8, 1881.
Obit: New Haven Daily Morning Journal-Courier,June 7, 1881, Page #2, 3rd Column Hospital Bulletin. '' Michael died Sunday night. He was a soldier who has been in the Hospital since 1875. He died of consumption on June 6, 1881.''
Obit: New Haven Evening Register, Wednesday June, 8, 1881, Page 1, Various matters. ''Michael Martin, age 40??, was buried by the Town today, from the Hospital. Phthsis was the cause of death.''
|Contact Name: Bob Martin|
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