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WHALEN, JAMES. Res. Newburyport. Born at Gloucester, Mass., May 28th, 1846. Son of Richard and Armistella (Griffin) Whalen. Transf. from Co. H, 3d Reg. Mass. H. A., July 27th, 1864, as Ord. Sea., U. S. N. Served on Princeton and Juniata, South Atlantic Sqdn. At Fort Fisher. Disch. Oct. 16th, 1866, as Sea., from recvg. ship, at New York. Drowned in Boston Harbor, April 13th, 1897, bur. Garden Cemetery, Chelsea, Mass.