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John F. Barker
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Birth: unknown
Death: Dec. 19, 1898

Civil War Veteran
Co G 10th Iowa Infantry

From military records:
Barker, John.
Age 21.
Residence Belmont,Ia
Nativity Indiana.
Enlisted Aug. 29, 1861.
Mustered Sept. 7, 1861 near Iowa City.
Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864.
Discharged June 25, 1865,
Louisville, Ky., for disability.

From Civil War Pension Index:
John Barker Co G 10th Iowa Infantry applied for invalid pension Apr 23 1884 in Iowa.

Service of 10th Iowa included battles of New Madrid,Mo, Island # 10, siege and battle of Corinth,MS in 1862. Port Gibson, Black River Bridge, Champion's Hill, MS where the regiment lost nearly half its number engaged as killed and wounded, the failed suicidal frontal assault of Ft Beauregard at Vicksburg, Missionary Ridge, Lookout Mountain, Chattanooga, TN in 1863 , siege of Atlanta, GA, Sherman's March to the Sea in 1864, the Carolina's Campaign in 1865, followed by triumphal march through Washington D.C.
(Info from "The Union Army" published 1908.)
Iowa Veterans Home Cemetery
Marshall County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section C, Row 8, Grave 4
Created by: Rickie Bickle
Record added: Jun 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38845169
John F. Barker
Added by: Rickie Bickle
John F. Barker
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