John Calvin Sampson (1839-1864) —he served in the United States Navy & the 9th New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry
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Lt. John C. Sampson, 9th New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, Co. H; born Dec. 1, 1839 in Dover, N.H.; age 22; resident of Rochester, N.H. credited to Rochester; enlisted Aug. 1, ’62; mustered in Aug. 13, ’62, as a Sergeant, appointed 1st Sergt.; 2nd Lt. Co. B, Apr. 1, ’63; 1st Lt. Co. E, Jan. 1, ’64; killed July 30, ’64, Mine Explosion, Petersburg, Va.