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Pvt John A. Arentz

Pvt John A. Arentz

Birth
Two Taverns, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 27 Apr 1906 (aged 67–68)
Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Pennsylvania Plot, Section G, Site #32
Memorial ID 61045626 · View Source
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The son of Joseph & Rebecca Arendt [sic], he married Sarah Shultz in 1857 and fathered William (b. 08/??/59), John Francis (b. 01/??/61), Joseph (b. 03/??/66), Ellen (b. @1866), Sarah E. (b. 10/??/69), Albert Charles (b. 07/03/74), and Elizabeth (b. @1877. He stood 5' 11" tall and had light hair and blue eyes. Died of chronic nephritis Death certificate states he died in Gettysburg.

A Civil War veteran, he was drafted in Adams County October 16, 1862, mustered into federal service at Gettysburg November 5 as a private with Co. G, 165th Pennsylvania Infantry (aka "Drafted Militia"), and honorably discharged with his company July 28, 1863, in Gettysburg.


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JOHN A. ARENTZ.
CO. G. REGT. 165.

Gravesite Details PVT Co G 165th PA Inf

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  • Created by: Tami Glock
  • Added: 2 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61045626
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt John A. Arentz (1838–27 Apr 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61045626, citing Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Tami Glock (contributor 46872676) .