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Capt Caleb J Amos
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Birth: 1839
Ohio, USA
Death: 1893
Marion County
Iowa, USA

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. 
Family links: 
  Emma Hestwood Amos (1851 - 1932)*
  Charles Hestwood Amos (1869 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: From 1930s WPA Graves Registration Survey
Graceland Cemetery
Marion County
Iowa, USA
Created by: K L Bonnett
Record added: Oct 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59950094
Capt Caleb J Amos
Added by: Carla Huebler
Capt Caleb J Amos
Added by: Carla Huebler
Capt Caleb J Amos
Added by: Carla Huebler
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