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John Russell Cain
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Birth: May 7, 1840
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun., 1897
Las Animas
Bent County
Colorado, USA

John R Cain was a resident of Fremont County, Iowa, when he enlisted as a Private Dec. 24, 1863 at the age of 25 years. He mustered in Co A 4th Iowa Cavalry Jan. 19, 1864 and mustered out Aug. 8, 1865 at Atlanta, Georgia.

Cain applied for his pension in Colorado Aug. 29, 1890. App #962,957 and Cert #804,623. His wife, Samantha Jane "Jennie" Smith, applied for her widow's pension in Colorado on July 7, 1897. App #658,100 and Cert #523,952. 
 
Burial:
Las Animas Cemetery
Las Animas
Bent County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Sue and Doug
Record added: Oct 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30544031
John Russell Cain
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4th Iowa Cavalry Remembered
- Kent Kooi
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
Co A 4th Iowa Cavalry. Remember those who served.
- kweaver
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
 
 
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