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Federal (USV)

Chaplain

Milo M. Ransom

(? - 1866)

Home State: New Hampshire

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th New Hampshire Infantry

Before Antietam

A resident of Lisbon, NH, he was appointed Chaplain of the Fifth New Hampshire Infantry on 12 August 1862 to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Chaplain Wilkins.

On the Campaign

He was present with the Regiment in Maryland.

The rest of the War

He resigned 27 January 1863 on account of ill health.

References & notes

Basic information from Child, M.D.1. Details from Ayling1.

Birth

Date not known; Virgil, NY

Death

08/17/1866 Odessa, NY

Notes

1   Child, M.D., William, A History of the Fifth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers, Bristol (NH): R.W. Musgrove, Printer, 1893, pp. 121 - 132  [AotW citation 13352]

2   State of New Hampshire, Adjutant-General's Office, and Augustus D. Ayling, AG, Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion 1861-1866 , 2 Volumes, Concord: Ira C. Evans, Public Printer, 1895, pg. 262  [AotW citation 13423]