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Pvt John Hediker
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Birth: 1811, Switzerland
Death: Aug. 17, 1863
Vicksburg
Warren County
Mississippi, USA

Husband to Mary Hediker and father to Joseph W. Hediker.

Enlisted as a Private on January 28, 1862 at the age of 51, although apparently telling authorities that his age was only 42. Joined Co. C, 16th Iowa Infantry Regiment on January 28, 1862.

Died on August 17, 1863 at Vicksburg, MS.
 
 
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 Children:
  Joseph W. Hediker (1849 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

"Jno. Hettiker - Iowa"
 
Note: *Cemetery records & headstone incorrectly spell surname as "Hettiker."*
 
Burial:
Vicksburg National Cemetery
Vicksburg
Warren County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: Section G : Grave 4389
 
Created by: C & N Rasmussen
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56616550
Pvt John Hediker
Added by: C & N Rasmussen
 
Pvt John Hediker
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Co. C, 16th Iowa Infantry Regiment
- C & N Rasmussen
 Added: Aug. 7, 2010
 
 
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