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Col James Gavin
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1830
Butler County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1873
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

James Gavin served as the Colonel of the 7th, 76th, 104th and 134th Indiana Infantries at different periods of the Civil War.

Enlistment:
- Residing in Greensburg, IN at time of enlistment
- Enlisted on Sep 13 1861 as Lieutenant Colonel

Mustering information:
- Commissioned into Field and Staff, 7th Infantry (Indiana) on Sep 13 1861
- Resigned from 7th Infantry (Indiana) on Apr 22 1863
Promotions:
- Promoted to Colonel (Full, Vol) on Nov 3 1861 (As of 7th Inf)

Mustering information:
- Commissioned into Field and Staff, 76th Infantry (Indiana) on Jul 19 1862
- Mustered out from 76th Infantry (Indiana) on Aug 20 1862 at Indianapolis, IN

Mustering information:
- Commissioned into Field and Staff, 104th Infantry (Indiana) on Jul 10 1863
- Mustered out from 104th Infantry (Indiana) on Jul 18 1863 at Indianapolis, IN.

- Mustered out from 134th Infantry (Indiana) on May 28 1864 at Indianapolis, IN
- Commissioned into Field and Staff, 134th Infantry (Indiana) on May 28 1864.

 
 
Burial:
South Park Cemetery
Greensburg
Decatur County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Eric Lowman
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
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Col James Gavin
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Col James Gavin
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Col James Gavin
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Thank you for your service to the Union, Colonel Gavin. I am truly sorry that your tour of duty on this planet ended when you were only 43 years of age. I thank you again sir for your faithful service as an officer of the Union Army.
- Rich McKeever
 Added: Dec. 15, 2010

-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 20, 2008
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