John W WAKERS/AKERS s/o James Monroe Akers 1830 – 1907.NE & Mary Frances Wright 1829 – 1892
Burial was probably at Andersonville GA and only a memorial exists at Delhi, IA.
WPA mis-transcribed as WAKERS vs AKERS
Enlisted from Delaware County, Iowa, in Company B, Iowa 4th Cavalry Regiment on 29 Feb 1864.
Mustered out on 25 Apr 1865 at Andersonville, GA.
Enlisted as a Private on 29 February 1864 at the age of 18. Enlisted in Company B, 4th Cavalry Regiment Iowa on 29 Feb 1864. Died as a prisoner Company B, 4th Cavalry Regiment Iowa on 25 Apr 1865 at Andersonville GA and only a memorial exists at Delhi, IA.