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Jerome Tourtellotte

Residence Putnam CT; 
Enlisted on 4/22/1861 as a Private.

On 5/7/1861 he mustered into "Rifle B" Co. CT 2nd Infantry 
He was Mustered Out on 8/7/1861 at New Haven, CT

On 9/12/1861 he was commissioned into "K" Co. CT 7th Infantry 
He was discharged on 3/16/1865

On 6/1/1865 he was commissioned into Field & Staff CT 7th Infantry 
He was Mustered Out on 7/20/1865 at Goldsboro, NC

He was listed as:
* POW 7/11/1863 Fort Wagner, SC (Confined at Macon, GA & Columbia, SC)
* Wounded 7/11/1863 Fort Wagner, SC
* Paroled 2/28/1865 Columbia, SC

* 1st Lieut 8/26/1861 (As of Co. K 7th CT Infantry)
* Capt 3/20/1862 
* Major 6/1/1865 (As of 7th CT Infantry)
* Lt Colonel 7/24/1865 (Not Mustered)

Other Information:
born in 1837
died in 1926 
Buried: Putnam Heights Cemetery, Windham Co., CT

(Wife: Eliza ( 1848-1924))

Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:

 - Connecticut: Record of Service of Men during War of Rebellion
 - Photo courtesy of Massachusetts Commandery of MOLLUS
 - Research by Jack Lundquist
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CDV Major Jerome Tourtellotte 7th Connecticut WIA Ft Wagner

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