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John T Harrison

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Portrait and Bio: Senate Memorial, 1903, Senate of Pa.




Session Office Position District Party
1903-1904 4 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia


1848 - 1904

Born in England, March 8, 1848, John T. Harrison enlisted at age 15, Co. B, 11th Maryland Volunteer Infantry, June 16, 1864 – one-year service; consolidated with the 1st Eastern Shore Regiment, January 1865, he saw action at the Battle of Monocacy; served duty at Monrovia; Mt. Airey; Relay House; Baltimore City; and Fort Delaware; mustered out, June 15, 1865.  Senator Harrison died in office, Dec. 18, 1903, serving one year of his term.