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Corp Warren H. Banta
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1832
Preble County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 6, 1862
Pittsburg Landing
Hardin County
Tennessee, USA

AGED 29-7-8
CO. E, 44TH INDIANA
CIVIL WAR CASUALTY
KILLED AT THE BATTLE OF SHILOH
STONE HAS CANNON AND CROSSED FLAGS DENOTING BATTLE DEATH.

Warren Banta
Regiment Name 44 Indiana Infantry
Side Union
Company E
Soldier's Rank_In Cpl.
Soldier's Rank_Out Cpl.

Banta, Warren H. died at Shilo Tenn. 4-6-1862 age 29-7-8

and acting Lieutenant "Warren Banta, Company E, fell mortally wounded.

Birthdate: August 28, 1832
Death: Died April 6, 1862 in Hardin, TN, USA

Spouse Memorial #73184691 - Rebecca Jane Robbins Banta Piper
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Warren Banta, of Co. E, enrolled Oct. 16, 1861 in Springfield by Capt. Cuppy as a 3rd Corporal; mustered in Nov. 22, 1861 in Ft. Wayne by Lt. Stansbury at age 29. He was 5 8.50 tall, dark complexion, brown eyes, and dark hair. Born Aug. 28, 1832 in Preble Co., OH, employed as a farmer, married to Rebecca J. Robbins (Elam's sister), resident of Collamer, in Whitley Co., IN. Died of wounds Apr. 6, 1862 in Pittsburg Landing, TN with rank of Corporal. Notes: Brother of Frederick; son of John and Barbara Tanner Banta. Praised by Col. Reed in battle of Shiloh where he was killed while leading Co. E. Body removed to IN by friends; originally buried in Upper Union Cemetery then body moved to Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Wabash Co., IN near N. Manchester. Also listed as buried at Shiloh National Cemetery, Hardin Co., TN, grave unknown. Left 2 children and wife. Warren H. Banta's unnamed wife filed Widow's Pension Application to receive Widow's Pension Certificate #908; Minor's Pension Application to receive Minor's Pension Certificate #101650. Rebecca married Thomas W. Piper in 1865 and moved to Ralls Co., MO. (/H/) Taken from The Iron Men of Indiana's 44th Regiment, Part 1: Biographies and Regimental Statistics by Margaret Hobson.
-- Margaret Hobson
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Children of Warren Banta
...the son of Warren Banta... Abram Banta was born 17 February 1858, married Emma McCutcheon on 19 February 1879, and in 1880 was the head of household at Jackson Twp, Kosciusko County, Indiana. He was identified ... as a 22 year old native of Indiana living with one other person, Emma his 19 year old wife...
--Added by David D on Aug 09, 2014 12:55 PM
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Banta (1805 - 1864)
  Barbara Tanner Banta (1809 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Rebecca J Robbins Piper (1838 - 1905)
 
 Children:
  Malinda F. Banta Faulkner (1859 - 1931)*
 
 Siblings:
  Malinda Banta Myers (1831 - 1900)*
  Warren H. Banta (1832 - 1862)
  Emily Banta (1834 - 1849)*
  David Banta (1837 - 1840)*
  John Emerson Banta (1838 - 1916)*
  Henry Banta (1841 - 1921)*
  Christina Banta Droud (1844 - 1933)*
  Frederick Banta (1845 - 1926)*
  Isaac Banta (1851 - 1938)*
  Albert Bruce Banta (1861 - 1941)**
  Harvey Banta (1862 - 1865)**
  Alice Barbara Banta Hildebrand (1864 - 1955)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Liberty Mills
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: SixDogTeam
Record added: Dec 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23368489
Corp Warren H. Banta
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Corp Warren H. Banta
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Corp Warren H. Banta
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- SixDogTeam
 Added: Nov. 14, 2013

- Eric Lowman
 Added: Aug. 8, 2013
Warren Banta, of Co. E, enrolled Oct. 16, 1861 in Springfield by Capt. Cuppy as a 3rd Corporal; mustered in Nov. 22, 1861 in Ft. Wayne by Lt. Stansbury at age 29. He was 5 8.50 tall, dark complexion, brown eyes, and dark hair. Born Aug. 28, 1832 in Pr...(Read more)
- Margaret Hobson
 Added: Oct. 16, 2012
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