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85th ILL Infantry Co E

History of the 85th Illinois VolunteersbyHenry J. Aten1901CHAPTER XXXI.Pages 408 - 419 Company E was the Menard county company and was enrolled by Pleasant S. Scott, of Petersburg, under date of July 17, 1862. The record shows that the company had 3 killed in battle, 5 died of wounds, 2 were accidentally killed, 12 died of disease, 18 were discharged for disability, 13 were wounded who lived to be discharged from the service. Of the 81 officers and men who formed the original company but 21 went home together at the close of the war. Not so strong in numbers as some of the others, nevertheless this company made a record of which all its members should be proud.

51 memorials
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 William Franklin Allen

William Franklin Allen

2 Sep 1835 – 3 Apr 1915

Hannibal, Marion County, Missouri, USA

 Clark N. Andrus

Clark N. Andrus

21 Feb 1843 – 23 Jul 1864

Havana, Mason County, Illinois, USA

No grave photo

Bowling Green Armstrong

1825 – 1885

Oakford, Menard County, Illinois, USA

 Daniel K Armstrong

Daniel K Armstrong

14 Mar 1844 – 23 Nov 1862

Madison, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA

 John Harvey Arnold

John Harvey Arnold

1 Jan 1822 – 24 Jan 1928

Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA

 John W Barnett

John W Barnett

1841 – 20 Apr 1864

Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA

 Henry Beal

Henry Beal

1841 – 13 Apr 1874

Rantoul, Champaign County, Illinois, USA

No grave photo

Charles Bochart

unknown – 19 Nov 1893
Unknown
 Ezra Brant

Ezra Brant

18 Aug 1820 – 30 Apr 1902

Sexson Corner, Shelby County, Illinois, USA

No grave photo

Enos Byers

1844 – 1908
Unknown
 William G. “Olaf” Carter

William G. “Olaf” Carter

unknown – 1907

Tallula, Menard County, Illinois, USA

No grave photo

Abraham Lincoln Clary

22 Apr 1834 – 2 Oct 1913

Petersburg, Menard County, Illinois, USA

 Martin Simms Clary

Martin Simms Clary

20 Jan 1843 – 25 Mar 1927

Formoso, Jewell County, Kansas, USA

 Royal Armstrong Clary

Royal Armstrong Clary

23 Sep 1813 – 3 Feb 1874

Petersburg, Menard County, Illinois, USA

 Willarby Pickett Clary

Willarby Pickett Clary

16 Feb 1842 – 6 Oct 1912

Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA

No grave photo

William F “Bill” Clary

25 Mar 1828 – 18 Nov 1905

Loveland, Larimer County, Colorado, USA

 Michael Ekis

Michael Ekis

1844 – 9 Nov 1862

Madison, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA

Sgt Jacob W. Faith

Sgt Jacob W. Faith

8 Jul 1834 – 5 Nov 1891

Petersburg, Menard County, Illinois, USA

 James Marshall Ferguson

James Marshall Ferguson

11 May 1843 – 3 May 1911

Petersburg, Menard County, Illinois, USA

PVT Westley Frost

PVT Westley Frost

1836 – 23 Sep 1863

Madison, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA

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