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AMOS BELKNAP. Born in St. Johnsbury, and was twenty-five years of age at the time of his enlistment. He enlisted December 4, 1861, in Com?pany C, 8th Regiment, and was mustered into the United States service February 18, 1862. Re-enlisted June 5, 1864. Mus?tered out of service June 28, 1865. United. States bounty, $500; from town of St. Johnsbury, $187.50. Amos is brother of Frank?lin, who enlisted in Company C, 3d Regiment?sons of Amos K. Belknap, machinist, whose place of business is at the falls on Sleeper's River, on the west side of the public highway from St. Johnsbury to Barnet, and about three-fourths of a mile south from the centre of the village.