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Residence Washington PA; 
Enlisted on 11/12/1861 as a Captain.

On 4/25/1861 he mustered into "E" Co. PA 12th Infantry 
He was Mustered Out on 8/5/1861 at Harrisburg, PA

On 11/12/1861 he was commissioned into "E" Co. PA 85th Infantry 
He was Killed on 8/30/1863 at Fort Wagner, SC

* Captain 11/12/1861 (As of Co. E 85th PA Infantry)
* Lt Colonel 5/15/1862 

Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
* 5/15/1862 from company E to Field & Staff 

Other Information:

Buried: Washington, PA

CDV Colonel Henry A Purviance 84th Pa KIA Fort Wagner

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