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 George Bunch

George Bunch

Birth
Death 29 Oct 1864
Burial Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Plot Section 20, Grave 4607
Memorial ID 19190 · View Source
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C.S.A. Company B, 3 Mo. Cav. Bunch was one of six Confederate POW's executed by the Union Army to avenge the death of Major James Wilson. Wilson and his 6 man patrol were turned over to Major Timothy Reeves' about Oct.3 near the battle of Pilot Knob. Wilson and his men were found a few days later. The Confederate soldiers executed in retaliation for the death of Major Wilson were Pvt's. H.H. Blackburn, John Nicholds, George Bunch, Asa Ladd, G.W. Mineckin and James Gates.


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  • Maintained by: Charles Walthall
  • Added: 27 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19190
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Bunch (unknown–29 Oct 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19190, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Charles Walthall (contributor 47322951) .