May 15, 1909 Collinsville Madison County Illinois, USA
Civil War Veteran CO. D. 48th Regiment, Illinois Infantry
Organized at Camp Butler, Ill., September, 1861.
NOTABLE SERVICE: Capture of Fort Donelson, Tenn. Battle of Shiloh, Tenn. Siege of Corinth, Miss. Siege of Vicksburg. Battle of Resaca. Battle of Atlanta. Battle of Jonesboro. Battle of Bentonville, N. C. Surrender of Johnston and his army. Mustered out August 15, 1865.
Regiment loss: 10 Officers and 113 Enlisted men killed / mortally wounded. 6 Officers and 251 Enlisted men to disease. Total 380.