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Col John George Johannes
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1824
Baltimore
Baltimore County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1904
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

A jeweler by trade,Col. John enlisted as a Lieutenant Colonel in 1861 at the age of 37 in Company S of Purnell's Legion Army. He resigned that infantry in 1862, but reenlisted in August 1862 with a promotion to 2nd Lieutenant in Company D. He was promoted to Full Captain on Sept 4, 1862 and then just 4 days later to Full Lieutenant Colonel.He was commissioned to the 11th MD Infantry in 1865 and was promoted to Full Colonel in March 1865. He mustered out of Company S in June 1865 at Baltimore, MD

Residence: Baltimore,MD. Enlistment Age-37.

Enlisted: Sep 1,1861 at Fort McHenry,MD. Lt. Colonel.

Commissioned into Field & Staff Purnell Leg MD Infantry. Resigned, Apr 20,1862.

Aug 13,1862, Commissioned into Co "D" 8th MD Infantry. Discharged, Mar 3,1865 at Fort Delaware,DE.

Mar 3,1865 Commissioned into Field & Staff 11th MD Infantry. Mustered out Jun 15,1865 at Baltimore,MD.

Listed: Wounded, Feb 6, 1865 at Dabney's Mills,VA

Promotions: 2nd Lt, Aug 13,1862 Co "D" 8th MD Infantry. Capt, Sep 4,1862. Lt. Colonel, Sep 8,1862. Colonel, Mar 3,1865 11th MD Infantry

Other information: Married Mary P. Waters in Baltimore,MD, Apr 19,1845. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Martin Johannes (1800 - 1883)
  Caroline Leaman (1809 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Priscilla Waters Johannes (____ - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  John Martin Johannes (____ - 1881)*
  Joseph Meredith Johannes (____ - 1904)*
  Mary Imogen Johannes (1864 - 1942)*
 
 Sibling:
  John George Johannes (1824 - 1904)
  Carolina Johannes Makinson (1836 - 1907)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Site 1425
 
Created by: Ted Myers
Record added: Sep 14, 2009
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Col John George Johannes
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Col John George Johannes
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Jeweler.
- Michelle Lieberman
 Added: May. 11, 2016
"Those Great American's In Dirty Shirt Blue"
- Sgt Ted Myers
 Added: Sep. 14, 2009
 
 
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