Obed R. Davis

First Name: Obed
Middle Name(s): R.
Last Name: Davis
Co. B, 36th Massachusetts Infantry
Residence (County): 
Suffolk County, MA

Obed R. Davis was from Charlestown, Suffolk County Massachusetts, where he was employed as a sailmaker. He served first in Co. K, 5th Massachusetts Infantry, a three-month regiment. Davis enlisted in Co. B, 36th Massachusetts Infantry on July 23, 1862, was made a corporal, and was killed in action at the Battle of Spotsylvania on May 12, 1864.

Authored Letters

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ID Letter Date Author Recipient From To
12684 Davis1 May 1, 1861 Obed R. Davis “Dear Mother” DC Suffolk County, MA
12686 Davis2 October 4, 1862 Obed R. Davis “Dear Brother” Antietam, MD
12687 Davis3 April 2, 1864 Obed R. Davis “Dear Mother” Annapolis, MD Suffolk County, MA

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