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SGT John Branner

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SGT John Branner

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death
26 Feb 1889 (aged 30–31)
Fort Bidwell, Modoc County, California, USA
Burial
Fort Bidwell, Modoc County, California, USA
Plot
Section 4
Memorial ID
42345896 View Source

John Branner enlisted 8 January 1880 at New York City, New York, in Troop C, 2nd United States Cavalry.

He reenlisted 8 January 1885 at Fort Bidwell, California for 5 years.

Indian Wars

Cause of death: Pulmonary Hemorrhage
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BRANNER, John; enlisted: January 8, 1880, New York, New York, by Capt. [illegible; Hoyt?]; born: New York City, New York; age: 21 yrs; occupation: farmer; grey eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’10”; Company/Troop C, 2d Cavalry; discharged: January 7, 1885, Fort Bidwell, California, expiration of service; rank: sergeant; character: excellent; [re-enlisted in company next day].

BRANNER, John; 2nd enlistment: January 8, 1885, Fort Bidwell, California, by Lieut. Huntington; born: New York, New York; age: 26 yrs; occupation: soldier; grey eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’10½”; Troop C, 2d Cavalry; died February 26, 1889, Fort Bidwell, California, pulmonary hemorrhage; rank: sergeant.

John Branner enlisted 8 January 1880 at New York City, New York, in Troop C, 2nd United States Cavalry.

He reenlisted 8 January 1885 at Fort Bidwell, California for 5 years.

Indian Wars

Cause of death: Pulmonary Hemorrhage
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BRANNER, John; enlisted: January 8, 1880, New York, New York, by Capt. [illegible; Hoyt?]; born: New York City, New York; age: 21 yrs; occupation: farmer; grey eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’10”; Company/Troop C, 2d Cavalry; discharged: January 7, 1885, Fort Bidwell, California, expiration of service; rank: sergeant; character: excellent; [re-enlisted in company next day].

BRANNER, John; 2nd enlistment: January 8, 1885, Fort Bidwell, California, by Lieut. Huntington; born: New York, New York; age: 26 yrs; occupation: soldier; grey eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’10½”; Troop C, 2d Cavalry; died February 26, 1889, Fort Bidwell, California, pulmonary hemorrhage; rank: sergeant.


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AGED 30 YEARS

Sergeant, Troop C, 2nd Cav.

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