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Re: Geo Pitner, OH Civil War Pension info
Posted by: Judith Hopping Date: April 05, 2000 at 13:35:31
In Reply to: Geo Pitner, OH Civil War Pension info by Debbie Moors of 170

By an amazing coincidence, I just came across a reference to George W. Pitner of Ohio in a letter from 1889 written by Franklin Rubel Pitner (I have posted the full text of this letter elsewhere). he writes: "I saw that Mr. Cleveland vetoed a pension bill for George W. Pitner, of Rockport, Ohio, last fall." Somehow George's pension was national news. This isn't my family, but I'd love to have a copy of his pension records, just to try to figure out what the full story was.



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