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 Joseph G Klinefelter

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Joseph G Klinefelter

Birth
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 19 Nov 1911 (aged 69)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section: 2 Lot: 106 Grave: 1
Memorial ID 90967475 View Source
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Joseph Gazzan Klinefelter, was the oldest of five children of Jesse Klinefelter and Anna Rue Brooks. Joseph fought in all the major battles of the Civil War He enlisted Aug.16, 1861 at Pittsburgh. Served with Knapps Battery (Indpt.Battery E)Penna. light Artillery
Physical description from enlistment papers: Hazel eyes, Black hair, Light complexion, Height 5 Ft.7"
Remained at rank of Private,served as an Articifer (took care of the guns
ammunition Etc.) Captured - Battle of Antietam, near Sharpsburgh, Md. Listed
as prisoner 9-17-1862 (was wounded in leg) confined at Libby Prison-Richmond
9-28-1862. Paroled-Aikens Landing, Va. 10-06-1862.Jun.1865 records he is last shown in service
He went with General William T. Sherman on The March Through Georgia in 1864. Carpenter in Pittsburgh with son Judge afer the Civil War built many homes in the area.
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  • Maintained by: Dean Thomson
  • Originally Created by: Graves
  • Added: 29 May 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 90967475
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/90967475/joseph-g-klinefelter : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph G Klinefelter (20 Mar 1842–19 Nov 1911), Find a Grave Memorial ID 90967475, citing Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Dean Thomson (contributor 47502073) .