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Perry L Moss
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1830
South Perry
Hocking County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1900
Dayton
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA

Served in the Civil War in the 2nd regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He enlisted April 17, 1861, G Company and served as a private until discharge on July 31, 1861 in Columbus, Ohio. He then enlisted in I Company at Circleville, Ohio August 15, 1861 at the age of 31. Service in (but not limited to): Battle of Perryville, Stone's River, Hoover's Gap and Chickamauga. He was eventually promoted to rank of First Sergeant but was later reduced in rank to Private when he was captured in the Confederate Victory at Chickamauga, September 20, 1863. Perry was mustered out with his company on October 10, 1864. He was admitted to the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers in 1884 at the age of 55. He transferred between branches until finally arriving in Dayton in 1895 where he lived out his remaining years finally succumbing to heart issues and passing in 1900.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Moss (1784 - 1858)
  Elizabeth Beaver Moss (1784 - 1838)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen E Floyd Moss (1830 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  William L Moss (1853 - 1927)*
  Josephine Moss Pontious (1854 - 1935)*
  Alzuma S Moss Harmon (1859 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elkanah Moss*
  Elias Moss (1813 - 1842)*
  Perry L Moss (1830 - 1900)
  Lovina Moss (1832 - 1855)*
  Manerva Moss (1838 - 1838)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dayton National Cemetery
Dayton
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA
Plot: L, 13/24
 
Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
Record added: Mar 03, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 2572332
Perry L Moss
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Served in Ohio Vol Infantry 2 Unit I and G in Civil War
- Kitty
 Added: Jul. 12, 2014
 
 
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