Pvt Loren Witherell

Pvt Loren Witherell

Birth
Vermont, USA
Death 12 Jul 1864 (aged 19–20)
Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas, USA
Burial Pineville, Rapides Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 146671029 · View Source
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Civil War Veteran
Co G 38th Iowa Infantry
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From military records:
Witherell, Loren. Age 20.
Residence West Union,IA. nativity Vermont. Enlisted & mustered Feb. 29, 1864.
Died of disease July 12, 1864, Brownsville, Texas. Buried in National Cemetery, Brownsville; Texas.
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Soldiers who died at Brownsville were disinterred and moved to Alexandria National Cemetery in 1909. They were buried in a mass grave. Headboards of many soldiers were not legible or vandalized by the time permanent markers were placed. These men were unknowns. Loren may be among them.

Gravesite Details Birth year is based on age at enlistment

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  • Created by: K L Bonnett
  • Added: 18 May 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 146671029
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Loren Witherell (1844–12 Jul 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 146671029, citing Alexandria National Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by K L Bonnett (contributor 46868590) .