John Calvin Brown
Co D 15th NH Vols
Enlisted in Epsom Sept. 17, 1862 and was at the siege of Port Hudson, LA. Confined in Hospital at New Orleans, LA in 1863 and discharged Aug. 13, 1863 at Concord, NH at expiration of term. From GAR Book "He deems the most important event of his service when he escaped being killed in the charge upon Port Hudson, LA." He was born in Epsom May 10, 1844, son of Lt. Jonathan Brown and Maria Libbey. He married in Epsom August 16, 1871 Nancy Sarah Briggs. He died in Epsom on January 11, 1915, and is buried in the New Rye Cemetery, Epsom, NH.
Reference:Epsom Civil War Soldiers http://www.geocities.com/Vienna/Opera/7158/epsomwar.htm