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 Wilson McConnell

Wilson McConnell

Birth
New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 27 Dec 1906 (aged 67)
King, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial King, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot SECTION 4 ROW 6OS SITE 46
Memorial ID 82943135 · View Source
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Private
Company K, 133rd New York Infantry
Company A, 90th New York Infantry
Union Army
CIVIL WAR

Private
Troop K
7th US Cavalry
US Army
INDIAN WARS


Enlisted in Tarrytown, New York, as a private in Company K of the 133rd New York to serve for 3 years. He was transferred to the 90th New York to finish out his service on 31 May 1865. He mustered out in Savannah with his Company A.

Apparently civilian life did not suit him as he enlisted in the 7th U.S. Cavalry on 3 January 1872.

He was at the Battle of the Little Big Horn he was in Company K, under Edward Settle Godfrey. He saw action on Reno Hill.


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  • Maintained by: Salvarsan
  • Originally Created by: Bruce Hicks
  • Added: 4 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82943135
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wilson McConnell (28 Jan 1839–27 Dec 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82943135, citing Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, King, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Salvarsan (contributor 47181938) .