|Birth: ||Aug. 7, 1839|
|Death: ||Feb. 5, 1909|
Son of William Fleming and Eliza Gordon.
Husband of Margaret Matilda Rizer, married 1865.
Civil War Veteran
Co D 27th Iowa Infantry
Fleming, James G.
Enlisted Aug. 20,1862.
Mustered Sept. 13, 1862.
Transferred to Invalid Corps May 15, 1864.
Discharged Aug. 14,1865, St. Louis, Mo.
The 27th Iowa mustered at Dubuque,Iowa. Service included duty at Jackson,TN guarding the railroad from Corinth,MS to Memphis TN until Jun 2 1863. Battle of Bayou LaFourche and capture of Little Rock Sep 10, 1863. Moved to Vicksburg. Meridian and Red River Campaigns, Battle of Pleasant Hill, Cane River Crossing, Yellow Bayou, MS through Apr 1864. Action at Lake Chicot Arkansas Jun 6-7 1864. March through Arkansas and Missouri in pursuit of Price. Battle of Nashville, TN Dec 15-16 1864. Pursuit of Hood to the Tennessee River Dec 17-28. Moved to New Orleans Feb 9-22 1865. Campaign against Mobile, Siege of Ft Blakely and Spanish Fort Mar & April 1865. Mustered out Clinton,Iowa Aug 8 1865.
(military records supplied by K.L. Bonnett)
Margaret Mathilda Rizer Fleming (1846 - 1900)*
Carrie A. Fleming Swartley (1872 - 1941)*
Spencer D. Fleming (1875 - 1943)*
Perry Oscar Fleming (1878 - 1952)*
Ella Fleming Barr (1881 - 1958)*
Jessie M. Fleming Stevens (1886 - 1919)*
Created by: P2-ABQ
Record added: May 15, 2005
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