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Old Soldiers: Santa Cruz County Civil War Veterans
by Robert L. Nelson

TRIPLETT, JAMES M (1831-1907)

Sawtelle Soldiers Home Records

Headstone of J M Triplett
J. M. Triplett
LA National Cemetery

NAME: James M Triplett
REGISTER #: 2891

Military History

RANK/CO/UNIT: Seaman/USN/USS North Carolina, USS Seneca
ENLISTMENT: 1861/09/19 Buffalo, NY
DISCHARGED: 1862/09/13 NY, NY
RE-ENLISTMENT:
RANK/CO/UNIT:
DISCHARGED:
DISABILITY: Rheumatism

Domestic History

BORN: NY 1831?
AGE: 64
HT/CMP/EYE/HR: 5'7"/Fair/Literate
RELIGION: Protestant
OCCUPATION: Seaman
RESIDENCE: Watsonville
MARRIED SINGLE: Single
NEXT OF KIN: Mrs. Mary A Foster? Washington DC

Home History

PENSION AMOUNT: $10
ADMISSION: 1895/10/10, 1901/01/15, 1907/06/27
DISCHARGED: 1897/10/01 OR, 1905/03/17 OR
DATE OF DEATH: 1907/08/16
CAUSE OF DEATH: Sarcoma of neck

General Remarks

PENSION CERT: #21,106
EFFECTS: $2.10 cash
HOW DISPOSED OF: Turned over to treasurer.
BURIAL INFO: Not indicated.


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