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George Wesley Barngrover

  • Birth 23 Jun 1817 Concord Township, Highland County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 12 Jan 1897 Chase, Rice County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Chase, Rice County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot Barngrover, Geo W, d. 12 Jan 1897, age: 78 Yrs 11 Mo, West Center Sec.
  • Memorial ID 38695810

Civil War Veteran
Co C 34th Iowa Infantry
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From Military Records:
Barngrover, George W.
Age 43.
Residence Indianola,Ia
nativity Ohio.
Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Oct. 15, 1862.
Discharged for disability March 31, 1863, St. Louis, Mo.
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The 34th Iowa Infantry mustered at Burlington, Iowa. Battles during Pvt Barngrover's enlistment included Chickasaw Bayou, Ark Dec 1862, assault and capture of Ft Hindman, Arkansas Post, Jan 1863.
The 34th was so decimated by disease as well as those KIA ( Only about 400 left of 1081 enlisted by 1864) that it was consolidated with the 38th Iowa and renamed the 34th Consolidated Battalion in 1864.
(Info from "The Union Army" published in 1908)



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  • Created by: ACSwanson
  • Added: 24 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38695810
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Wesley Barngrover (23 Jun 1817–12 Jan 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38695810, citing Springdale Cemetery, Chase, Rice County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by ACSwanson (contributor 47094290) .