|Death: ||Jan. 14, 1919|
He served with Company B of the Michigan Ninth.
Company B was raised at Niles and vicinity. The date of the enlistment was
August 12th 1861. Capt. O.C. Rounds, 1st Lieut. , M.A. Powell, 2nd Lieut. LJ.
Wright were the first offices of the company. They were followed by E. Marble,
W.C. Armstrong and C.C. Starkweather as Captain L.J. Wright, W.C. Armstrong,
B.H. Stevens and Augustus Ditman, 1st Lieuts. and Lambert Barshite, N.R. Jersey,
E.C. Chubb and W.H. Loury, 2nd Lieuts.
There were about 210 members during the war and the losses were about 30 from
disease, etc. The company was in the engagement at Murfreesboro, Tenn.,, July
13th 1862, where it was then compelled to surrender after the rebel has set fire
to the building.
The membership in 1911 is represented by about 64 survivors, he was one of the
Provided by Marilynn Johnson
CORPL CO B 9 MICH INF
Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery
Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Jun 18, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5550669
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