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20413 John S. Slocum 2nd Rhode Island CDV Slocum was KIA at
Bull Run. No Back mark. $225
Residence Providence RI; 36 years old.
Enlisted on 4/17/1861 as a Major.
On 5/2/1861 he was commissioned into Field & Staff RI 1st Infantry
He was discharged for promotion on 6/4/1861
On 6/5/1861 he was commissioned into Field & Staff RI 2nd
He was Killed on 7/21/1861 at Bull Run, VA
* Colonel 6/5/1861 (As of 2nd RI Inf)
born 11/1/1824 in Richmond, RI
Buried: Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, RI
(Served in Mexican War. Married Abby J. James in 1858)