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Clayton co. Military & other Service Records

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Revolutionary War

Peter Holms / Holmes, a private in Captain Henry Godwin's Company, 5th Battallion, New York forces, is the only known veteran of the Revolutionary War to live in Clayton county. He served 3 years, from October 6, 1777 to January 15, 1780 and participated in the "Sullivan Expedition", which was a strike against the Iroquois Confederation in 1779. He is one of the 40 documented Revolutionary War soldiers buried in Iowa. Holms is buried in the Goshen cemetery. Biographies. Gravestone

War of 1812
(1812-1814)
Black Hawk Wars
(1832 & 1837)
Mexican War
(1846-1848)
Indian Wars
(various years)


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Civil War
(1861-1865)


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The Great War (WWI)
(1914-1918)

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World War II
(1939-1945)

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Korean Conflict
(1950-1957)

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Vietnam Conflict
(1957-1975)

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Miscellaneous Service-Related Records

 

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