|Death: ||Nov. 30, 1864|
Regardless of what some websites say, Wimband (W F) and William Segers (W S) Eiland are not the same person.
Wimband served in the CSA and died at the Battle of Franklin.
U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: W. F. Eiland
Regiment State/Origin: Mississippi
Regiment Name: 41 Mississippi Infantry.
Regiment Name Expanded: 41st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Rank In: Sergeant
Rank In Expanded: Sergeant
Rank Out: Second Lieutenant
Rank Out Expanded: Second Lieutenant
Film Number: M232 roll 12
William Segers Eiland was known as "Old Blind Uncle" and died in Texas.
Abner Eiland (1802 - 1855)
Bryant Jefferson Eiland (1839 - 1910)*
Wimband F Eiland (1843 - 1864)
William Segers Eiland (1844 - 1930)*
Note: Company H - 5th Mississippi Infantry - CSA
McGavock Confederate Cemetery
Plot: Section 25 - Miss - Grave 50
Created by: Kelley Ward
Record added: Oct 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78358685