Posted By:Joe Allport
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Subject:Pensions
Post Date:May 28, 2010 at 15:43:49
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Does anyone know the criteria for a widow to have received a pension for a U.S. soldier who died in the War? Jeremiah Buchanan, Sr. died on or about 30 Dec. 1813 and his widow received a pension. I do not know the nature of his death....just that he died while serving in the 1st Rifle Regiment.