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Capt John Williams Cringan
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John W. Cringan...Residence was not listed;... Enlisted on 7/17/1861 as a Captain...On 7/17/1861 he was commissioned into Field & Staff VA 1st Battn Infantry He was transferred out on 5/15/1864(Estimated day of transfer)...On 5/15/1864 he transferred into Field & Staff VA 24th Cavalry... (date and method of discharge not given)...He was listed as:...On rolls 12/15/1862 (place not stated) (Present)...Absent leave 1/15/1863 (place not stated) (For 30 days)...On rolls 12/15/1863 (place not stated) (Present)...Promotions:...Capt 7/17/1861 (Captain and Asst Quartermaster)Father- Robert Burton Cringan;... Mother- Janet Hackle... Married- Harriet Curtis, daughter of Charles C. and Harriet T. Curtis of Glouchester Co. Va.... VMI Record: Entered VMI- July 1, 1850 as 3rd Classman (Sophomore); Graduated July 4, 1853 standing 16th in Class of 25. Careers: Clerk in a business house in New York from 1857 to 1861. Civil War Service: Commissioned July 17, 1861 as Captian and Asst. QuarterMaster of 1st Va. (Irish) Battalion. Transferred in May 1864 to 42nd Va. Battalion Cavalry which became 24th Va. Cav. Paroled at Appomattox. Post War Careers: Supt. of Laurel Industrial School for five years, Wholesale Grocer for 25 years.
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