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John Clobus fought in the Civil War for the Union in the 12th Battery Indiana Light Artillery. He entered the war with the rank of Private, and left with the rank of Private.
Name: John Clobus
Enlistment Date: 1 Dec 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Indiana
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in the Indiana 12th Light Artillery Battery on 16 Dec 1861.Mustered out on 22 Jan 1862.
Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana
Clobus , John
Battle Unit Name: 12th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
Soldier's Rank In: Private
Soldier's Rank Out: Private
M540 ROLL 14
12th Independent Battery Light Artillery
Organized at Jeffersonville and Indianapolis and mustered in January 25, 1862. Left State for Louisville, Ky., January 25, 1862. Served unattached, Army of the Ohio, to June, 1862. Reserve Artillery, Army of the Ohio, to September, 1862. Post and Defenses of Nashville, Tenn., Dept. of the Ohio, to November, 1862, and Dept. of the Cumberland to July, 1865.
SERVICE.--Movement to Nashville, Tenn., February 14-March 6, 1862, thence march to Savannah, Tenn., March 20-April 7. Advance on and siege of Corinth, Miss., April 29-May 30. Buell's Campaign in Northern Alabama and Middle Tennessee June to August. Assigned to duty as garrison at Fort Negley, Defenses of Nashville, Tenn., August 18, 1862, to July, 1865. Siege of Nashville, Tenn., September 12-November 6, 1862. Repulse of attack on Nashville by Breckenridge, Forest and Morgan November 5, 1862. One half of Battery ordered to Chattanooga November, 1863, and participated in the battles of Chattanooga November 23-25, 1863. Battle of Nashville December 15-16, 1864. Non-Veterans mustered out December 23, 1864. Battery mustered out July 7, 1865.
Battery lost during service 2 Officers and 22 Enlisted men by disease. Total 24.
Note: Additional information from Ancestry.com
Created by: Diane Clobus Dean
Record added: Jan 15, 2014
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