Henry N. Oliver discharge paper, Houlton, 1863

Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum


Houlton native Henry N. Oliver was first discharged in August of 1863 after he had completed nine-months of service in the Civil War. He was a private under Captain Aziel W. Putnam of Company G, 22nd Regiment of the Maine volunteer infantry.

Henry went on to enlist a second time on October 23rd 1864 and was discharged for a second time on July 16th of 1865.

Henry was born on December 29th 1844 in Houlton Maine and past away on November 13th of 1916 at the age of 71
He was married to Jenny Oliver. Both Henry and Jenny are buried in the Hodgdon cemetery.

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  • Title: Henry N. Oliver discharge paper, Houlton, 1863
  • Creation Date: 1863-08-14
  • Subject Date: 1863-08-14
  • Town: Bangor, Houlton
  • County: Aroostook, Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on Paper
  • Dimensions: 27.9 cm x 21 cm
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730

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