Lennox, John E.

Rank: Private

Unit: K Co, 2d Cavalry

Reenlisted: February 26, 1864 in Mitchell’s Station, Virginia. He was 21.  It was his third enlistment.

Date of birth: 1841

Hometown: Washington, Pennsylvania

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Civil War

Died: 9 April 1865

Age at death: 23 or 24

Cause of death: Prisoner of war, died from typhoid pneumonia

Location of fatality: Washington, Pennsylvania,

Place of interment: Washington Cemetery in Washington, Pennsylvania

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Note: Second enlistment was November 25, 1862, in Washington, D.C.  into L Co, 2d Cavalry.  He was 20.

He stood 5’4½” with brown eyes, light hair, and light complexion.