Michael M Kanouse

BirthApril 15, 1846
DeathJan. 4, 1941
CemeteryForest Lawn (Omaha)
Unit7th Michigan Cavalry, Company F

Private Michael M Kanouse

Company C, 5th Michigan Cavalry

Company F, 7th Michigan Cavalry

Kanouse was born on April 15, 1846. He enlisted in the 5th Michigan Cavalry on February 6, 1865 and was mustered the next day. Kanouse served about 4 months before transferring to the 7th Michigan Cavalry on June 2, 1865. He served about 6 months with his 2nd unit. Kanouse was discharged at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas on December 15, 1865.

He died on January 4, 1941 at the age of 94 years. He is buried in the Forest Lawn Cemetery in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.