Pvt. James W. Ashing. 53rd Indiana Co E. Mustered Feb. 19, 1862. Veteran. Killed July 22, 1864, at Atlanta, Ga.
1st Brigade, 4th Division, 17th Army Corps.
He was the eldest child of Sanford M. Ashing and Margaret J. Pickler from Washington Co. Ind. Originally buried at Atlanta, Ga and reburied at Marietta National Cemetery, Marietta, Cobb Co. Ga. Plot E 5959. His father, Sanford Ashing was also wounded but survived. James W. Ashing is my husband's 1st cousin 2x removed. -information from findagrave member #47467413
ASHINGS, J W DATE OF DEATH: 06/22/1864 <<< DEATH DATE IS WRONG >>> BURIED AT: SECTION E SITE 5959 -VA gravesite locator