Vet Bios K – O

Veteran Biographies K -O

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WS Kenyon with Civil War Medal small

KENYON , WINFIELD SCOTT—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, July 26, 1862, at New Albion, NY to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. H, September 24, 1862; captured in action, July 1, 1863, at Gettysburg. Pa.; paroled, no date; promoted sergeant, June 9, 1864; mustered out: with company, June 11, 1865, near Bladensburg, Md. Courtesy of Cheri Mancuso, Conewango Valley, NY


LANGHANS, JOHN. Age 20. Enlisted at East Otto to serve one year and mustered in as private, Co. H, 154th New YorkSeptember 9, 1864; promoted corporal May 1, 1865; mustered out with company June 11, 1865, near Bladensburg, Maryland. Courtesy of Mark Dunkleman, Providence, R.I.

Eugene Arus Nash opt

NASH, EUGENE ARUS: Age 24 years. Enrolled at Dayton August 8, 1861, to serve three years, as private, Co. A, 44th New York; transferred to Co. H, September 19, 1861; promoted to sergeant, September 20, 1861; second lieutenant October 3, 1861; acting adjutant May 27, 1862 to October 28, 1862; wounded in action August 30, 1862, at Second Bull Run, Va.; acting assistant inspector general of brigade fromMarch 1, 1863 to March 1, 1864; promoted captain of Co. D, November 30, 1863; wounded in action May 30, 1864, at Bethesda Church, Va.; mustered out with company October 11, 1864. Commissioned lieutenant colonel, 23rd U.S. Colored Troops, but unable to muster on account of wounds. A History of the Forty-Fourth Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry.