Buffalo Barracks Soldiers
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KENT, William
Age 29
Eyes blue
Hair black
Complexion ruddy
Height 5' 5.5"
Birth Place Buffalo, New York
Occupation Driver
Date December 11, 1845
Where Buffalo
By Lieut. Canby
Regiment 2nd Infantry
Company K
Discharge Date May 14, 1846
Cause By Special Order
Deserted January 23, 1846
Apprehended January 24, 1846
Enlistment 2
Remarks At Fort Wilkins, Michigan - PRIVATE
Remarks At Vera Cruz, Mexico - 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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