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Private Oscar Blodgett
Company I
94th New York Infantry
Civil War Period
digital file donated by Gary Harrington

Private Oscar Blodgett
PA.1999.0014.2742

From the donor:
MILITARY SERVICE:
 Age at Enlistment: 18
 Enlistment Date: 20 Oct 1861
 Rank at enlistment: Private
 Enlistment Place: Champion, NY
 State Served: New York
 Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, New York 94th Infantry Regiment  on 09 Dec 1861.
 AKA: Bell Rifles; Bell Jefferson Rifles; Sackett's Harbor Regiment
 - Civil war pension record (next of kin) of1861 lists mother as  Emeline Harrington
 - Gravestone inscription: NY Pvt Co I 94 Regt NY Vol Inf Civil War
 - Wounded in right thigh August 30, 1862, in Battle of Second Manassas
 (Second Bull Run) and died in hospital in Washington, DC September 11,  1862
 
 1865 SPECIAL CENSUS DECEASED VETERANS OF JEFFERSON COUNTY
  Deceased Veteran Age at Death Civil Date Entered Service Regiment at  Death Rank at Death Date of Death Place of Death Burial Place Cause of  Death Comment / Survivors Census Town

 Blodget, Oscar 19 S 11/07/1861 94 Inf Private 09/11/1862 Washington  Lyme, NY wounds Brave Soldier/ left a mother Lyme #1

 

 

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