Buffalo Barracks Soldiers
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DANCE, Joseph
Age 34
Eyes grey
Hair brown
Complexion ruddy
Height 5' 6"
Birth Place Schenectady, New York
Occupation Farmer
Date March 21, 1840
Where Detroit
By Lieut. Miller
Regiment 4th Artillery
Company C
Discharge Date September 6, 1841
Cause Court Martial
Died -
Deserted April 26, 1840
Apprehended August 9, 1841
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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