|Birth: ||1837, Netherlands|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 1865|
Henry Henlink. Co H 12th or 45th Iowa.
Died March 24, 1865.
Co H 17th Iowa Infantry
Hessenlink, Henry J. Age 25. Residence Pella, nativity Netherlands, listed Feb. 1, 1862, as Third Corporal. Mustered April 11, 1862. Taken prisoner Oct. 13, 1864, Tilton, Ga. Died March 24, 1865. Buried National Cemetery, Cahawba, Ala.
-Roster and record of Iowa soldiers...
The Cahaba River flooded in early March. The prison flooded, but the commandant would not move the prisoners. After the flood unsanitary conditions prevailed.
Re-interred from Cahaba to L(675)3924.
HESSELINK, HENRY J
PVT US ARMY
DATE OF DEATH: 03/24/1865
BURIED AT: SECTION K SITE 3924
Henry J. Hesselink (First_Last)
Regiment Name 45 Iowa Inf.
Soldier's Rank_In Corp.
Soldier's Rank_Out Pvt.
Alternate Name Henry J./Hessenlink
Film Number M541 roll 12
-Civil War Soldiers and Sailors (CWSS) NPS.
45th Regiment, Iowa Infantry (100 days, 1864)
Organized at Keokuk May 25, 1864. Moved to St. Louis, Mo., thence to Memphis and Moscow, Tenn., and assigned to duty guarding Memphis & Charleston Railroad till September, 1864. Mustered out September 16, 1864.
Marietta National Cemetery
Created by: Janet
Record added: Jul 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28372073