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Calfenus Surfus, of Co. K, enrolled Nov. 1, 1861 in Auburn by Capt. W. Park as a Private; mustered in Nov. 22, 1861 in Ft. Wayne by Lt. Stansbury at age 18. He was 5 5 tall, light complexion, blue eyes, and light hair. Born Apr. 8, 1844 in DeKalb Co., IN, employed as a laborer, single, resident of Auburn, in DeKalb Co., IN. Mustered out at the end of the war Sep. 14, 1865 in Nashville, TN with rank of Corporal. Notes: Actually 16 at muster in. Wounded in back and neck at Shiloh; fought at Chickamauga. Reenlisted Jan. 1, 1864. Appointed Corporal Feb. 1, 1865. Married Catharine E. Gray 1868 in Noble Co., IN. He filed Invalid Pension Application to receive Pension Certificate #549088 Apr. 30, 1890. Resident of Wolf Lake 1867C1889; of Cresco 1890C1893; of Ormas 1894 and 1898C1900; of Columbia City 1901C1920. Died May 10, 1921, in Noble Co., IN; buried Wolf Lake Cemetery, Sec. S, as Calphenous Surfus. Unnamed filed Widows Pension Application to receive Widows Pension Certificate #909673 Jun. 16, 1921. (Calfenous, Calfemis, Calphenis, Calphenous//Surface) Taken from The Iron Men of Indianas 44th Regiment, Part 1: Biographies and Regimental Statistics by Margaret Hobson.
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Corp.,Co.'K',44th Indiana Infantry.
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