Feb. 6, 1927 Yountville Napa County California, USA
John C. Belk enlisted 24 June 1863 into the 14th Kansas Cavalry Company D. Mustered out 25 June 1865.
Enlisted age 17 but falsey listed age as 18. Lived with Father and stepmother for brief period before moving to Butte City and Deer Lodge Montana around 1870 to try his hands at Mining. By 1895 he is listed as a minor in Eureka California. He passes away in the Veterans Home located in Yount, California in 1927.