Michael Cofnert
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Michael COFNER 

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Ohio

Comp B, 1th Ohio Infantry

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Enlisted

enlisted Aug. 17, 1861 for 3 years; wounded at battle of Stone River, Dec. 31, 1862

Discharged

mustered out with Co Aug. 17, 1864

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age 44

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Biography :  

Very few information found. No other Cofnert found in the U.S. He was born about 1816, a single with no relationship. Filed a pension as soon as January 1865, was in Soldiers' Home for more than thirty years, from 1870 till his death on August 5, 1902. Buried Home cemetery Block M section 21 grave 17.

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Central Branch of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, Dayton,  Ohio