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Pvt Richard Cotter
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Birth: 1833
County Cork, Ireland
Death: Nov. 8, 1878
Albion
Orleans County
New York, USA

Company C
7th U.S. Infantry
Discharged 13DEC1856

Reenlisted at Fort Fillmore, N.M. Territory
Assigned to:

Company H
7th U.S. Infantry
MAJ. Isaac Lynde, Commanding Officer

February, 1862 they were assigned to Valverde, New Mexico Territory.

December, 1862 they fought in The Battle of Fredericksburg.

July 1863 they fought in The Battle of Gettysburg. They joined in The Pursuit of Lee.

1865, the Unit was assigned to Florida.

Member: G.A.R. Post 114
Curtis - Bates, Albion, NY

 
 
Inscription:
Company H
7th U.S. Infantry
 
Note: Marker placed by D.W. Whitney
 
Burial:
Saint Josephs Cemetery
Gaines
Orleans County
New York, USA
Plot: Sect. 4, No. 2
 
Created by: Mike Schreiner
Record added: Mar 31, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107584586
Pvt Richard Cotter
Added by: Mike Schreiner
 
Pvt Richard Cotter
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Added by: Bill VanStone
 
 
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