Nathan Halbert Walworth

Nathan Halbert Walworth

Western, Oneida County, New York, USA
Death 30 Oct 1892 (aged 60)
Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section 102, Lot 24
Memorial ID 9063787 · View Source
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Civil War Union Army Officer. He enlisted as Captain in the 42nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry, a three-year regiment formed in Chicago, Illinois on July 22, 1861. He and the regiment participated in many of the bloodiest battles of the war including Corinth, Murfreesboro, Chickamauga, Spring Hill and Franklin. His promotions include Major on February 19, 1862, Lieutenant Colonel on January 1, 1863, and Colonel on February 17, 1863. He and his command were mustered out on December 16, 1865 in Indianola Texas under honorable conditions. The years that followed the war, he was actively involved in veteran affairs while a member of the "George H. Thomas GAR Post # 5" of Chicago, Illinois.

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