Buffalo Barracks Soldiers
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ROOT, Abel
Age 22
Eyes grey
Hair dark
Complexion ruddy
Height 5' 6.75"
Birth Place Bethany, New York
Occupation Farmer
Date February 15, 1843
Where Buffalo
By Capt. Anderson
Regiment 2nd Infantry
Company F
Discharge Date July 22, 1844
Cause Court Martial
Deserted March 25, 1844
Apprehended June 25, 1846
Remarks 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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