Buffalo Barracks Soldiers
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THOMSON, Leonard
Age 41
Eyes grey
Hair brown
Complexion dark
Height 5' 10"
Birth Place Mansfield, Connecticutt
Occupation Soldier
Date July 14, 1841
Where Buffalo
By Lieut. Townsend
Regiment 2nd Artillery
Company D
Discharge Date May 19, 1845
Cause see remarks
Died -
Deserted -
Apprehended -
Enlistment 4th
Remarks Dropped August 20, 1841 being recognized
as a deserter from the Co. C of 1st Art.

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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