|10,342 East First|
Postal Code: 67114
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
This cemetery is located in the 10,000 block of E 1st Street, Newton, KS. It's actually closer to Elbing, Kansas. It contains only one grave marker for a Mr. H W (Horace)Hayes, CO K, 199th PA Inf. Someone is maintaining the grave and a fresh flag and flowers were evident in the photo.
199th Pennsylvania Infantry-
Organized at Philadelphia September and October, 1864. Moved to Deep Bottom Landing, Va., October. Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 10th Army Corps, Army of the James, to December, 1864. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 24th Army Corps, to July, 1865.
SERVICE.--Duty in trenches before Richmond, Va., until March. 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Assaults on Forts Gregg and Alexander April 2. Fall of Petersburg April 2. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Rice's Station April 6. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. Duty at Richmond, Va., until June. Consolidated with 188th Pennsylvania Infantry June 28, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 2 Officers and 30 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 52 Enlisted men by disease. Total 84.