John Martin Boeckler

John Martin Boeckler

Birth
Germany
Death 25 Jun 1864 (aged 27–28)
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Chalmette, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, USA
Plot Section 50, Grave 3959
Memorial ID 32430628 · View Source
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From Find a Grave member Eric Starnes (#48180544):

BOECKLER, John Martin. Age 26. Residence Buena Vista, Clayton County, Iowa, nativity Bavaria, Germany. Enlisted in Company G, 21st Iowa Volunteer Infantry, Aug. 12, 1862. Mustered Aug. 22, 1862. Engaged Battles of Port Gibson, MS, Champion's Hill, MS, Black River Bridge, MS, and Siege of Vicksburg, MS. Died of chronic diarrhea June 25, 1864, St. Louis General Hospital, New Orleans, LA, buried Section 50, Grave 3959, Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, LA.
Enlisted as BIGLER, John and buried as BIGLEY, John.

Corrected name from widow's pension filed by Margarette Schwartz Boeckler.
Father: Celestine Boeckler
Mother: Therese Boeckler
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Civil War Veteran.
Co G 21st Iowa Infantry

From Military Records:
Martin Bigler (or Bigley)
Age 26
of Clayton County,Iowa
Nativity Germany enlisted Aug 12,1862.
Died of chronic diarrhea June 25,1864 New Orleans.

Bio by: K L Bonnett


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Gravesite Details Pvt Co. G, 21 IA Inf, Civil War

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  • Created by: LuannG
  • Added: 26 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32430628
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Martin Boeckler (1836–25 Jun 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32430628, citing Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by LuannG (contributor 47037906) .