|Death: ||Sep. 19, 1862|
Enlisted as 19 yr. old resident of Pella, Marion Co., Iowa as a Private on June 24, 1861 at Newton, Iowa in Co. B, 5th Iowa Infantry. Promoted just prior to Battle of Iuka to 6th Corp. to fill in for the sick James Taylor. K.I.A. at Battle of Iuka, Ms. Sept. 19, 1862 and listed as a Corp. on Lt. Col. Matthias' after action report.Originally buried in a trench on battlefield the next day. Moved sometime in 1866 to National Cemetery at Corinth, Ms. and buried among the unknown Iowa soldiers.
Corinth National Cemetery
Created by: John Franklin Horrighs
Record added: Jun 09, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112032080
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