|Death: ||May 31, 1864|
Pvt. Isaac Hathaway. 21st Ohio Co K.
KIA May 31, 1864. Orig. bur. New Hope Church in a group of 6 bodies (McGaw, Sawyer, McIntyre, Hathaway, O'brine, Valence) 100yds NW of Leveretts Mill.
May 31st Lieutenant John W. Berry, having his company, K, deployed as skirmishers, in an attempt to gain a hill which was abandoned without a fight on the morning of the 27th, at Pumpkinvine Creek, lost six (6) men killed, and two (2) wounded. This little dash gave us the crest of a hill which commanded the position of the enemy in our front, which position was held by this regiment until the enemy withdrew." -from The 21st Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion by Capt. S.S. Canfield.... Co K Roster lists KIA on May 31: 1st Sgt Alpheus C. McIntyre, James Forrest, Isaac M. Hathaway, George Myers, William J. O'Brien, and Henry Valence. Found Forrest listed in VA as "Rest".
Marietta National Cemetery
Plot: G 7675
Created by: Janet
Record added: May 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26764634