|Death: ||Apr. 25, 1864|
Thomas' father, Ruben R Hale, died in 1857 when Thomas was 21 years old.
Five years later his mother Minerva Brown Hale died.
Two years after that Thomas died at the age of 28 years old, during a battle in the Civil War.
U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
Name: Thomas B Hale
Residence: Eddyville, Iowa
Age at enlistment: 26
Enlistment Date: 18 Jul 1862
Rank at enlistment: Captain
State Served: Iowa
Was POW?: Yes
Survived the War?: No
Service Record: Commissioned an officer in Company D, Iowa 36th Infantry Regiment on 04 Oct 1862.
Mustered out on 26 Apr 1864 at Moro Landing, AR.
Birth Date: abt 1836
Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War of Rebellion
Marks' Mills Battlefield
On April 25, 1864 Confederate Cavalrymen destroyed a Union wagon train here. The defeat led Union troops to abandon Camden and retreat to Little Rock ending their participation in the Red River Campaign.
Reuben R. Hale (____ - 1857)
Marks' Mill Civil War Battlesite
Created by: Connie Kappelman McKean
Record added: Nov 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80468105