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CPT John F Monroe
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Birth: 1833
Death: Nov. 26, 1863
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA

Capt., 15th IND Inf, Co.C


John F. Monroe, a resident of Allen County, Indiana, mustered in to service June 14, 1861, as First Sergeant, Co C 15th Indiana Infantry. He was promoted and commissioned Second Lieutenant, Co C, July 24, 1862, and mustered Dec. 2, 1862. Promoted and commissioned Captain, Co C, Nov. 1, 1862, and mustered March 8, 1863. Killed in battle of "Mission Ridge" on Nov 25, 1863. In the pension record, it states that Captain Monroe died in hospital at Chattanooga, of wounds received Nov. 26, 1863.

His widow, Julia Maher Monroe, received a widow's pension. They were married in Erie County, Pennsylvania. Julia died January 30, 1922, at Erie County, Pennsylvania. No children were named in the pension file.

(Contributor: Janet, # 46573654, November 21, 2016)

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  Julia Maher Monroe (1833 - 1922)*
*Calculated relationship
Chattanooga National Cemetery
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: E, 11286
Maintained by: Member #47700116
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 2989133
CPT John F Monroe
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CPT John F Monroe
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Capt Co C 15th Indiana. Resident of Fort Wayne. Mustered Captain Mar. 8, 1862. Killed at battle of Mission Ridge, Nov. 25, 1863. -Indiana AG Vol 2, Officers
- Janet
 Added: May. 2, 2010

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