John Lindt

John Lindt

Birth
Death 30 Aug 1912 (aged 63–64)
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, USA
Burial Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section: 90 Lot: 65 Tier: W 1/2 Grave: 2
Memorial ID 113737218 · View Source
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Occupation: Atty at Law
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Civil War Veteran: John Lindt
Age at Enlistment: 15
Enlistment Date: 28 Jan 1864
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Pennsylvania
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in the Pennsylvania Batty B Light Artillery Battery on 28 Jan 1864.Mustered out on 12 Oct 1865 at Victoria, TX.
Birth Date: 27 Mar 1848
Death Date: 30 Aug 1912
Sources: History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865
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Iowa Department of the Grand Army of the Republic
Biography:

John Lindt was an ardent worker in the interest of the Grand Army of the Republic. Born in the city of Erie, Pennsylvania, on the 27th day of March, 1848, he was a mere youth when the war broke out. Notwithstanding this fact he enlisted on January 28, 1863, as a Private in Company B. Pennsylvania Light Artillery, and served with that company until the close of the war. His military services at an end, he attended Oberlin College for a time, and in 1870 came to Council Bluffs, Iowa, and began the study of law. In 1872 he was admitted to the bar, and continued in active practice until the end of his career on August 30, 1912. He was a charter member of the Abe Lincoln Post No. 29, at Council Bluffs. In 1902 he was elected Department Commander and for several years he served on the Administrative Council of the National Grand Army of the Republic.

Source: The Iowa Department of the Grand Army of the Republic Page 109

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  • Added: 13 Jul 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 113737218
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Lindt (Aug 1848–30 Aug 1912), Find a Grave Memorial no. 113737218, citing Woodland Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Metti (contributor 47422473) .