Pvt Harrison Handwerk

Pvt Harrison Handwerk

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 Jun 1901 (aged 67)
Carbon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Weissport, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Sec B Row 8
Memorial ID 89199833 · View Source
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on same stone with Lovina Handwerk

Civil War Service of Harrison "Harry" Handwerk
Mustered in as a Private with Co. K., 47th. Reg., Pa. Vol Inf. on 2 Oct 1862. Mustered out at the expiration of his term of service on 01 Oct 1865.

Major engagements with the 47th. Pa. during his ter of service: Battle of Pocotaliqo, South Carolin in Oct 1862; Union Gerneral Nataniel Banks' Red River Campaign across Louisiana (part of the only Pa. Reg. so engaged from March to May 1864; Union General Philip Sheridan's tide-turning 1864 Shenandoah Valley Campaign, including the battle of Opeqan and Fisher's Hill Sept. 1864 and the Battle of Cedar Creek, Va. Oct 19, 1864
Bio info sumitted by Laurie Snyder


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  • Created by: Gladys Ivory
  • Added: 27 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89199833
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Harrison Handwerk (11 Nov 1833–26 Jun 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89199833, citing Union Hill Cemetery, Weissport, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Gladys Ivory (contributor 47571225) .