From Civil War Military Records:
Caleb J Amos age 23 of Red Rock,Iowa nativity Ohio was appointed 2nd Lt of Co H 40th Iowa Infantry Aug 12 1862.
Promoted to 1st Lt Nov 15 1862
Promoted to Captain Mar 20 1864
Wounded Apr 10 1864 at Prairie P'Ane, Arkansas.
Mustered out of service Aug 2 1865 Ft Gibson, Cherokee Nation.
Thomas B Amos age 26 (possibly a brother of Caleb) enlisted into same company on Aug 14 1862 as a Corporal. Same residence and nativity. Discharged for promotion Mar 27 1864.
Emma Hestwood Amos (1851 - 1932)*
Charles Hestwood Amos (1869 - 1913)*
Note: From 1930s WPA Graves Registration Survey
Created by: K L Bonnett
Record added: Oct 11, 2010
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