Madison County

GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC

VETERAN RECORD TRANSCRIPTION

Data added by transcriber in blue font

Veteran's Name: Danforth, Michael F

Father: 
Residence:  Father's nativity: 
Occupation: Editor Mother: 
Date of birth: 21 Jun 1836 Mother's nativity: 
Place of birth: Monroe County, Ohio Wife: 
Date of death:  2nd wife: 
Place of death:  3rd wife: 
Place of burial:   
Cause of death: 

Children

  

War record
  Rank: Private Company: H Regiment: 25th
  State: Ohio Organization: Infantry
  Enlistment date: 26 Jun 1861
  Enlistment age: 32 Residence
  Mustered out: 16 Jul 1864, expiration of term of service (also shown mustered out Nov 1864)
  Service: Reduced from Sergeant, wounded 03 May 1863 in battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia and 02 Jul 1863 at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  Transfers: 
GAR membership
  Post name: Abe Flick Date joined: 22 Jul 1887
  Post No.: 437 (1) Age at joining: 
  Place: Blockton, Taylor, Iowa Transfers: 
  Post name: Pitzer Date joined: 19 Apr 1889
  Post No.: 55 (149) Age at joining: 51
  Place: Winterset Transfers: 
  Post name: Crocker Date joined: 01 Jul 1905
  Post No.: 12 (S) Age at joining: 
  Place: Des Moines Transfers: 
Sources: Post 55 Desc Book # 149: M. F. Danford, joied by transfer 19 Apr 1889, age 51; Roster Ohio Soldiers, v. 3, p. 210.
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Transcribed by Kent G. Transier 22 Sep 2005.