U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865 about Upton Thomas Large
Name: Upton Thomas Large
Age at Enlistment: 18
Enlistment Date: 14 Aug 1862
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Iowa
Was Wounded?: Yes
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company A, Iowa 39th Infantry Regiment on 08 Sep 1862.
Mustered out on 05 Jun 1865 at Washington, DC.
Birth Date: abt 1844
Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War of Rebellion
U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865 about Upton T. Large
Name: Upton T. Large
Regiment State/Origin: Iowa
Regiment Name: 39 Iowa Infantry.
Regiment Name Expanded: 39th Regiment, Iowa Infantry
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Private
Rank Out Expanded: Private
Film Number: M541 roll 15
U.S., Adjutant General Military Records, 1631-1976 about Upton T. Large
Name: Upton T Large
Report Year: 1864-1865
Service State: Iowa
Company A -- Upton T. Large; hip wound, severely.
Above details were provided by Jeanie, known as "J" on Find-A-Grave, in addition to the superior photograph of U.T. Large's gravestone.
From other records found on Ancestry.com, it was determined that PVT Large was wounded in combat during the Battle of Allatoona, GA on the 5th day of October, 1864. It is assumed his joining the 1st Michigan Light Artillery was subsequent to his wound.
Thomas Large (1792 - 1865)
Lydia Patience Woodward Large (1849 - 1884)
39 IA. INF.
Note: Records indicate U.T. Large died in Sacramento, but he was interned in Red Bluff, California.
Oak Hill Cemetery
Maintained by: Smilydino
Originally Created by: RD Hall
Record added: Apr 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109084497
A son of the 5th Iowa Cavalry salutes you, my Infantryman friend. May you rest in peace.|
MSG R. Hall
Added: Apr. 23, 2013