Buffalo Barracks Soldiers
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Age 30
Eyes blue
Hair sandy
Complexion light
Height 5' 5.5"
Birth Place Painted Post, New York
Occupation Laborer
Date June 11, 1839
Where Elmira
By Lieut. Reeve
Regiment 8th Infantry
Company C & E
Discharge Date May 15, 1841
Cause Court Martial
Died -
Deserted August 21, 1839 - and on March 24, 1840
Apprehended August 24, 1839 - and on December 1, 1840
Enlistment -
Remarks Drummed Out of Service at Buffalo Barracks, New York - PRIVATE

The information above was carefully extracted and digitized from NARA Microfilm Series M233 20-23, by Cliff Williams of Rochester, NY.
The microfilm series is entitled: "The Descriptive and Historical Resgisters of 51,000 Soldiers in the U.S. Army, 1835-1856."
Only the data for those soldiers who either enlisted and/or served "At Buffalo," has been presented here for:

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