PRIVATE OSCAR O. OLMSTEAD

October 13, 1847 (unknown) – July 30, 1864 (unknown); 16 years old Enlisted December 30, 1863 Mustered in December 30, 1863 Unit: 15th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company G Born to Thomas J. (1819-1854) and Mary J. Hallock Olmstead (1824-?). Siblings were George (1843-?), Ann E. (1845-?), and William J. (1853-1910). Died July 30, 1864 ofContinue reading “PRIVATE OSCAR O. OLMSTEAD”

SERGEANT JESSE NATHANIEL OLMSTEAD; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE

January 14, 1919 (Greenwich, CT) – February 1, 1943; 24 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: Chestnut Hill Road, NorwalkEnlisted: August 26, 1941Service number: 11033041Unit: 13th Army Air Force, 11th Bombardment Group (Heavy), 42nd Bombardment Squadron Born to James H. (1870-1928) and Mary E. Travis Olmstead (1878-1973). Sisters, Frances L. (1898-1976), Ruhama E. (1902-1985), Mary E. OlmsteadContinue reading “SERGEANT JESSE NATHANIEL OLMSTEAD; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE”