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August Vella Bakey
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1841, Germany
Death: Aug. 23, 1898

Civil War Veteran
Co A 11th Iowa Infantry
From military records:
Bakey, August.
Age 21.
Residence Muscatine,Ia
Nativity Germany.
Enlisted Sept. 17, 1861.
Mustered Sept. 28, 1861.
Mustered out Oct. 17, 1864, Galesville, Ala., expiration of 3 year term of service.
Possibly brother of William Bakey, age 24, who enlisted into same company in 1861. He survived the war.
Based on enlistment participated in Muster Davenport Moved to Pittsburg Landing,TN Mar 10, 1862. Battle of Shiloh Apr 6-7, 1862. Siege of Corinth,MS Apr 29 May 30, 1862. Battle of Corinth Oct 3-4, 1862. Battle of Port Gibson, Raymond, Jackson, Champion's Hill, Big Black River Crossing, May 1863. Assault on Ft Beauregard, Vicksburg May 19 and 22, 1863. Siege of Vicksburg and Jackson,MS May-Jul, 1863. Battles of Kenesaw Mt, Nickajack Creek, Atlanta. siege of Atlanta, battles of Jonesboro and Lovejoy Station Jun Aug 1864). Pursuit of Hood into Alabama. (Oct 1 -26). 
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Bakey (1843 - 1923)
  Vella Bakey (1872 - 1915)*
  Laura Bakey Marshall (1873 - 1948)*
*Calculated relationship
Columbus City Cemetery
Columbus City
Louisa County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: K L Bonnett
Originally Created by: Alberta Daniels Withrow
Record added: Sep 26, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5802276
August Vella Bakey
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August Vella Bakey
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BAKEY, August ~~ CIVIL WAR VETERAN ~~ 1841 ~~ 23 Aug 1898 ~~ Columbus City - Louisa ~~ Lot 4; GAR Marker~~ 11 IOWA INFANTRY OF CIVIL WAR
 Added: Dec. 27, 2010

 Added: Dec. 27, 2010

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