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J.T. Porter
J.T. Porter

Federal (USV)

Private

John T. Porter

(1845 - )
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 155th Pennsylvania Infantry

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted about two months before his 17th birthday in Company H, 155th Pennsylvania Infantry in August 1862.

After the War:
By 1910 he was Secretary of the Regimental Association, and member of the history committee.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information and the picture here from Porter's own Regimental1.






Notes

1   Porter, John T. , Financial Secretary, and Charles F. McKenna, compiler & editor, Under the Maltese Cross, Antietam to Appomattox, the Loyal Uprising in Western Pennsylvania, 1861-1865: Campaigns of the 155th Pennsylvania Regiment, Pittsburgh: 155th Regimental Association, 1910, pp. 472, 526, 619,   [AotW citation 13602]



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