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Pvt Enos M Russell

Pvt Enos M Russell

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 29 Apr 1865 (aged 25–26)
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Plot A, 1718
Memorial ID 3169112 · View Source
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Civil War Veteran
Co D 21st Iowa Infantry
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RUSSELL, Enos M.. Age 23. Residence Elkader, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted in Company D, 21st Iowa Volunteer Infantry, Aug. 14, 1862. Mustered Aug 22, 1862. Detailed as teamster. Wounded slightly in the head, captured and paroled Nov. 24, 1862, Beaver Creek, MO. Granted a medical furlough August 1863, registered for the draft of 1863, returned to regiment through Camp Distribution, New Orleans, LA, November 1863. Regimental Hospital from Nov. 28, 1864, Intermittent Fever, until admitted Overton General Hospital, Memphis, TN, Jan. 1, 1865, Quartan Intermittent Fever, returned to duty April 28, 1865. Drunk and resisting arrest, shot by provost guard in right breast, died from wound April 28, 1865, Memphis. TN, buried Section A, Grave 1718, Memphis National Cemetery.


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  • Maintained by: K L Bonnett
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3169112
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Enos M Russell (1839–29 Apr 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3169112, citing Memphis National Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by K L Bonnett (contributor 46868590) .