|Birth: ||Feb. 4, 1840|
|Death: ||Apr. 19, 1862|
Born in Ohio, Heacock was 23 years old and residing in Kirkville, Iowa, when he enlisted as a 2nd Lieutenant on October 14, 1861, in the 1st Iowa Infantry.
Within a month, he was commissioned in Co. F, of the 4th Iowa Cavalry on Nov. 23, 1861. During operations in southern Missouri and northern Arkansas, Lt. Heacock was leading Company F in action at Talbot's Ferry when he was struck in the forehead by a shot, and fell dead.
2nd Lieutenant William A. Heacock was the first member of the 4th Iowa Cavalry to be killed in action.
Caleb Heacock (1814 - 1887)
Sarah J. Graham Heacock (1811 - 1881)
William A. Heacock (1840 - 1862)
Anna Belle Heacock Funk (1854 - 1886)*
Created by: Shelli Steedman
Record added: Nov 28, 2008
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