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Civil War Sailors Record of John Riley

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Name of sailor: John Riley
Rank: Seaman
Age: 21
Occupation: Mariner
Place of birth: Ireland
5' 10 1/2"
Complexion: Dark
Eye color: Blue
Hair color: Light Brown
Marks and scars: Scar on forehead over left eye
Marital status: Single
Number of children: 0
Residence: Bowdoin
Date of enlistment: 26 Sept. 1864
Place of enlistment: Portland
Term of service: 3 years
Date left service: 31 Mar. 1865
How left service: Deserted
Ships: Sabine, Ohio, Brooklyn, North Carolina, Potomac Flotilla
Remarks: Substitute for Samuel Sylvester of Bowdoin
Rate Last Cruise: Seaman
Can Read?:
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Bounty paid: $0
Money advanced: $0
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Source citation: "Civil War Sailors," database, Maine Genealogy ( : accessed 17 Apr. 2024), entry for John Riley, citing Civil War Sailors database, Maine State Archives.

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