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Sgt William H Elwood
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1838
Highland County
Ohio, USA
Death: May 10, 1862
Mississippi, USA

William H. Elwood was a Sergeant with Co D, 48th Ohio Vol Infantry, in the Civil War. He fought at the Battle of Shiloh, Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., April 6-7, 1862, and died in camp on May 10, 1862, at the Seige of Corinth, Corinth, Mississippi.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Elwood (1780 - 1860)
  Honor Trenary Elwood (1803 - 1863)
 
 Siblings:
  Susan Ann Elwood Crane (1815 - 1893)**
  Mary "Polly" Elwood Eyer (1817 - 1895)**
  Nancy Elwood Achor (1818 - 1870)**
  Hiram Elwood (1821 - 1878)**
  Cyrus Elwood (1823 - 1869)*
  George W. Elwood (1825 - 1864)*
  Elizabeth Catherine Elwood Polk (1826 - 1883)*
  Jane Elwood (1830 - 1833)*
  Robert Elwood (1833 - 1901)*
  Rebecca Elwood Mathews (1835 - 1898)*
  William H Elwood (1838 - 1862)
  Clark St. Clair Elwood (1842 - 1904)*
  Lewis Elwood (1844 - 1845)*
  Austin Elwood (1848 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Highland
Highland County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Jay Wright
Record added: Feb 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85805330
Sgt William H Elwood
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Sgt William H Elwood
Added by: Jay Wright
 
 
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Thank you for your service sgt. William Elwood
- Donald Owens
 Added: Jan. 5, 2016
Honoring the memory of William. [Detail from Winslow Homer's "Trooper Meditating Beside a Grave," deliberately using muted colors that could represent either side of the conflict.]
- Jay Wright
 Added: Mar. 31, 2015

- Jay Wright
 Added: Nov. 11, 2014
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