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 Edward H Grimes

Edward H Grimes

Birth
Gallia County, Ohio, USA
Death 17 Jan 1889 (aged 70)
Meigs County, Ohio, USA
Burial Langsville, Meigs County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 15383547 · View Source
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Husband of Elizabeth Almira Giles. Edward H. Grimes was a soldier in the Federal Army, during the war of 1861. He entered the service August 12, 1861, in Company H, 36th Ohio Infantry, for three years, and was engaged in the battles of Lewisburg, Rappahannock, South Mountain, Antietam, Fort Donelson, Hoovers Gap, Chickamauga, Winchester, Peach Creek, Mission Ridge, and numerous smaller engagements. At Mission Ridge he was severely wounded, a ball striking his knapsack and breaking his left shoulder, and giving him internal injuries. He was promoted from private to corporal, then to sergeant, receiving discharge March 17, 1865.
He and Almira had twelve children


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  • Created by: Johnie Grimes
  • Added: 15 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15383547
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward H Grimes (27 Nov 1818–17 Jan 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15383547, citing Midway Cemetery, Langsville, Meigs County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Johnie Grimes (contributor 46858051) .