Acton Memorial Library
|B||13th MVI||Private; enl. Aug. 6, 1862; must. Aug. 8, 1862||dropped as deserter Oct. 10, 1862||Boston||clerk||
Henry Hosmer (p. 61) argues that James L. Hosmer was probably killed at the Battle of Second Bull Run on Aug. 30, 1862
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|Date||Henry Hosmer (p. 61) argues that James L. Hosmer was probably killed at the Battle of Second Bull Run on Aug. 30, 1862|
Born in Acton, April 1842.
James L. Hosmer, age 8, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1850 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 171/household no. 207) of Aaron and Lamilla Hosmer (source: 1850 United States Federal Census. In: Ancestry.com [online database]).
Henry L. Hosmer. The Town of Acton in the Civil War, 1861-1865. Tucson, AZ: The Author, 2001. 17, 61.
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