|Birth||Dec. 14, 1847|
|Death||March 30, 1935|
|Cemetery||Prospect Hill (Norfolk)|
|Unit||52nd Pennsylvania Infantry, Company K|
Private Henry F Kennedy
Company K, 52nd Pennsylvania Infantry
Kennedy was born December 14, 1847. He was residing in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania when he enlisted and mustered in the regiment on March 17, 1864. Based on his date of birth, he was 16 years old at the time of his enlistment. He served 16 months before his discharge on July 12, 1865 at Harrisburg.
During his enlistment, the regiment was assigned to duties in North and South Carolina.
Kennedy died March 30, 1935 at the age of 87 years. He is buried in the Prospect Hill Cemetery in Norfolk (Madison County), Nebraska. Kennedy was a member of the Matthewson Post (#109) of the Grand Army of the Republic in Norfolk.
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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.