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which men rallied was undoubtedly due in large measure to the gentlemanly bearing and personal magnetism of the recruiting officer, Mr. Granger, whose many estimable qualities as a man won the affection of all who came in contact with him; and this regard, implanted thus early in the hearts of the men, continued unabated to the day of his death. About thirty members of the Battery came from Worcester County, the home of Mr. Granger, thirty more from Charlestown, and the same number from Marblehead. The remainder were furnished by Boston and towns lying within a radius of twenty miles of it. August 23 was the day fixed upon for the Company to go into camp. On the morning of that day, about a hundred men assembled at the Eastern Railway Station in Boston. At the command, Fall in, Tenth! we formed line and went on board a train standing near to receive us, bound for Lynnfield, at that time one of the rendezvouses established for the reception of regiments and companies prior to
negroes felt Burkesville Junction—on to Richmond Richmond as we saw it to Fredericksburg and Bailey's Cross roads Washington homeward bound palace cars Boston cool reception Galloupe's Island mustered out at last on to Brookline and Marblehead exit Tenth Massachusetts Battery. By degrees—by very slow degrees, we began to realize the great fact of peace. No more rattling shots of the pickets fell upon the ear; no booming of cannon in the distance; and the discharges of artillery ted by all the local organizations and the school children, after which we were shown to tables, under a mammoth tent, richly freighted with the best of rations. Brookline will always occupy a warm corner in the hearts of the Tenth Battery. Marblehead contributed more than thirty men to the organization, and extended the Company a similar invitation to its hospitalities. The invitation was accepted, and the time set, Tuesday, June 20th. Our reception here was a repetition of the one at Bro
ion of service. Goldsmith, Richard, Corp.,23Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of se65, expiration of service. Allen, William.21Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of seexpiration of service. Blaney, William T.,21Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of se expiration of service. Floytrop, Emil C.,27Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of se1865, exp. of service. Martin, William H.,23Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,April 22, 1863, disability. Mexpiration of service. Merrill, Alonzo N.,29Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of se865, expiration of service. Millett, John,28Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,Prisoner Aug. 25, 1864. June 9865, expiration of service. Pedrick, John,24Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of service. Phillips, Benjamin H.,21Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of service. Piercxpiration of service. Roundy, William S., 21Marblehead,Sept. 9, 1862,June 9, 1865, expiration of se[22 more...]