30th Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Company D

History of the 30th Regiment.

A letter written by Benjamin Boring about the battles this unit was involved in here.

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ADAMS, WILLIAM H   Enlisted on 1 March, 1862. Re-enlisted as Veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered in 24 January, 1864. Mustered out on 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
AGNE, JOHN   Enlisted 31 October, 1864. Mustered out 19 June, 1865.  
ANDERSON, Alexander Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Mustered out 30 August, 1864. Place of Residence: Robinson  
ANDERSON, HENRY C   Enlisted 21 October, 1864. Mustered out 2 June, 1865.  
BABB, WILLIAM   Enlisted 8 October, 1864. Place of Residence: WYTHE  
BAKER, ABNER   Enlisted 19 October, 1864. died 18 April, 1865. Place of Residence: BEE SPRING  
BAKER, EVAN S   Enlisted 18 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: BEE SPRING  
BAKER, WILLIAM M   Enlisted 18 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: BEE SPRING  
BANTHER, Cyrus Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Place of Residence: ROBINSON  
BARLOW, CHARLES A Corporal Enlisted on 21 April, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: ROBINSON  
BARLOWGeorge E. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Re-enlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
BATTEMS, Nelson Private Discharged 4 May, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hardinville  
BEERS, Daniel O. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Killed at Atlanta, GA on 22 July, 1864. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
BEHRER, CHRISTIAN   Enlisted 10 October, 1864. Mustered in 11 October, 1864.  
BIRCAMP, FRITZ   Enlisted 26 October, 1864. Never reported to company.  
BISHOP, EVERETT L 1st Sergeant Enlisted on 5 October, 1861. Re-enlisted as Veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered in 24 January, 1864. Died 19 June, 1864. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
BISHOP, OLIVER H Corporal Enlisted on 5 October, 1861. Re-enlisted as Veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered in 24 January, 1864. Mustered out on 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
BISHOP, WILLIAM H   Enlisted on 15 March, 1864. Died 1 April, 1865. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
BLISS, WILLIAM H   Enlisted 12 November, 1864. Died 14 May, 1865. Place of Residence: JOHNSON  
BLUME, FREDERICK   Enlisted 12 October, 1864. Mustered in 13 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
BOUGHTRITE, Harmon Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 25 July, 1862. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
BOWEN, ADOLPHUS   Enlisted 29 September, 1864. Mustered out 4 June, 1865. Place of Residence: GREENVILLE  
BORING, Benjamin F. Musician Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
BRAWLEY, Thomas C. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Jackson, TN, on 30 June, 1862. Place of Residence: Oblong  
BRENTIGAN, CASPER   Enlisted 14 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
BRIDWELL, George Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 12 October, 1862. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
BRIGMAN, John Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 6 June, 1862 for wounds. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
BRINGMAN, Adenphel C Corporal Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Cairo, IL on 21 February, 1862. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
BUCKER, RUDOLPH   Enlisted 14 October, 1864. Mustered out 30 May, 1865.  
BULLOCK, Henry Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Cairo, IL on 16 January, 1862. Place of Residence: Annapolis  
BUSH, Harvey Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Re-enlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: Robinson  
BUSSARD, John L. Corporal Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
CAMPBELL, John W. Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 17 December, 1861. Place of Residence: York  
CARPENTER, Nelson Corporal Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 25 July, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
COLTON,Milton Private Enlisted October 5, 1861. Honorably discharged on May 7, 1862 at Corinth, MS for injuries received in Battle of Belmont on November 7, 1861 Jim Admire
COOK, ADAM   25 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
COOKSEY, JAMES M   Enlisted 24 October, 1864. Never reported to company.  
COX, Edward Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 4 May, 1862. Place of Residence: Charlotteville  
COX, Levi Private Discharged 28 September, 1864. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
CRATLEY, MADISON P   Enlisted 11 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
CROCKER, WILLIAM R   Enlisted on 5 October, 1861. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
DECKHART, GEORGE   Enlisted 14 October, 1864. Never reported to company.  
DYER, JOHN C   Enlisted on 9 April, 1864. Mustered in 17 April, 1864. Died at Andersonville Prison, 17 September, 1864, Grave # 9037. Place of Residence: NEW HEBRON  
EAGLETON, Guy Corporal Enlisted on 20 August, 1861 as Private. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Re-enlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865 as Corporal. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
ELLIOTT, SAMUEL   Enlisted on 15 March, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
ELLIS, ALGERNON   Enlisted 15 October, 1864. Never reported to company.  
ETHERIDGE, DILLARD P   Enlisted 3 November, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
EVANS, HENRY H   Enlisted on 5 October, 1861. Died at Cairo, 4 January, 1862. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
EVANS, JAMES E   Enlisted on 30 December, 1861. Discharged 25 July, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
FIEBERTZ, CHRISTIAN   Enlisted 13 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
FLOYD, John A. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Killed at Atlanta, GA, on 22 July, 1864. Place of Residence: Oblong  
FREE, JOHN   Enlisted 11 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
FULTZ, George Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
GORDON, George L. 2nd Lientenant Enlisted 25 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Resigned 28 January, 1862. Place of Residence: Charlotteville  
GORDON, John M. C. Corporal Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 15 April, 1862 for disability. It appears that he reenlisted on 23 February, 1865 and died 27 June, 1865. Place of Residence in 1861: Charlottesille. Place of Residence in 1865: Pettys  
GREEN, ALEXANDER   Enlisted on 5 October, 1861. Discharged 6 June, 1862 for wounds. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
GREEN, John Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 26 December, 1861 for disability. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
GRIMES, ORLANDO H   Enlisted on 31 March, 1864. Mustered in 17 April, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: OLD SAM  
HALL, Augustus G. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 20 September, 1864 for disability. Place of Residence: Robinson  
HAMILTON, Harvey 1st Sergeant Enlisted as Sergeant 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 11 May, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hardinville  
HAMILTON, Mailer M. Private Discharged 4 May, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hardinville  
HAND, Woodford D. Captain Enlisted and mustered in on 5 October, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Promoted from 1st Sergeant to 1st Lieutenant 27 October, 1864. Promoted to Captain 10 July, 1865. Mustered out 17 July, 1865 as 1st Lieutenant. Place of Residence: Hutsonville Jim Admire
HARRIS, THOMAS   Enlisted 11 November, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
HARTMAN, PETER   Enlisted 20 October, 1864. Mustered in 21 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: LICKING  
HAVILL, John Sergeant Enlisted on 20 August, 1861 as Private. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865 as Sergeant. Place of Residence: Hardenville  
HELMUTH, HENRY   Enlisted 8 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: KELLY  
HICKS, ELHANNAN Corporal Enlisted on 21 April, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
HIGGINS, George Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 7 November, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Robinson  
HIPPLE, JACOB   Place of Residence: YORK  
HIPPLE, John Corporal Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Cairo, 27 December, 1861. Place of Residence: York  
HOLLOWELL, SILAS   Enlisted 26 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: NORTH CREEK  
HUDSON, CYRUS   Enlisted 21 October, 1864. Mustered in 24 October, 1864.  
INGERSOLL, JOHN   Enlisted 2 November, 1864. Died 20 January, 1865.  
JACOBS, SAMUEL   Enlisted 10 October, 1864. Mustered in 11 October, 1864. Mustered out 30 May, 1865.  
JAMES, Martin L. 2nd Lieutenant Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864 as 2nd Lieutenant. Mustered out 17 July, 1865 as Sergeant. Place of Residence: Oblong  
JAMES, MORTON L   Place of Residence: OBLONG  
JOHNSON, Hamilton Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 8 April, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hutsonville Samuel Johnson
KAUFMAN, ELISHA B   Enlisted on 13 October, 1861. Died 17 November, 1862 in Cincinnati from wounds. Place of Residence: SULLIVAN  
KELLOGG, MARTIN   Enlisted 11 November, 1864. Mustered out 1 August, 1865.  
KELLY, Capt. A. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Cairo, 5 January, 1862. Place of Residence: Hardinville  
KENT, Joseph Private Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Discharged 2 June, 1865. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
KENT, RILEY J   Enlisted on 25 March, 1862. Died 26 March, 1865. Place of Residence: NEW HEBRON  
KING, Frances Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Jackson, TN, 1 November, 1862. Place of Residence: Oblong Pam Boehr
KING, Hiram Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Place of Residence: New Hebron Pam Boehr
KROW, JOHN   Enlisted 14 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
LADD, ORANGE   Enlisted 11 November, 1864. Died 20 February, 1865. Place of Residence: PARKER  
LANGSTON, Michael Captain Enlisted 28 August, 1861. Mustered in 28 August, 1861 as 1st Lieutenant. Promoted 27 November, 1861. Resigned 22 October, 1862. Place of Residence: Hutsonville Jim Admire
LANKFORD, JOHN   Enlisted 28 September, 1864. Mustered out 4 June, 1865.  
LEDBETTER, WILLIAM B   Enlisted 10 October, 1864. Mustered in 11 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
LEEDS, Benjamin Private Died at Cairo 9 December, 1861. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
LEEDS, Franklin Private Discharged 8 April, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hardinville  
LEMON, JOHN   Enlisted 21 April, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: CHARLOTTEVILLE  
LONGENECKER, Benjamin B. Corporal Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864, Mustered out 17 July, 1865 as a Corporal. Place of Residence: Oblong  
LONGENECKER, John H. Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 4 May, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
LONGENECKER, Rufus M. Sergeant Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 28 September, 1864. Place of Residence: Robinson Jim Admire
LORENCE, Hiram Private Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
MANN, Isaac 1st Lientenant Enlisted as Corporal 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Promoted to 1st Lieutenant 13 June, 1863. Mustered out 27 October, 1864. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
MANNHEART, Paul Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 8 April, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Darling  
MARCKLEY, Thomas G. Captain Enlisted 28 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861, Killed in battle of Belmont, MO on 7 November, 1861. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
MARTIN, John.   Enlisted 14 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
MAXFIELD, Kinsey   Enlisted 5 October, 1861. Discharged for disability on 17 December, 1863. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
McBRIDE, SAMUEL L   Enlisted 14 August, 1862. Mustered in 10 September, 1862. Discharged 2 June, 1865.  
McBRIDE, THOMAS   Enlisted 28 March, 1864. Mustered in 17 April, 1864. Place of Residence: NEW HEBRON  
McCRILLIS, William F. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Cairo, 31 October, 1861. Place of Residence: Oblong  
McDONNELL, Oscar Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861 as a Private. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
McDOWELL, William A. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Killed at Ft. Donelson, 15 February, 1862. Place of Residence: Robinson  
McGHEE, William F. Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlised as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Died at Andersonville Prison 10 August, 1864. Grave #5283. Place of Residence: York  
McGUIRE, George D. Corporal Enlisted on 20 August, 1861 as a Private. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out as Corporal on 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: Charlotteville  
McILWEE, Aaron 1st Lientenant Enlisted 20 August, 1861 as Private. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Promoted to 2nd Lientenant 8 June, 1865. Promoted to 1st Lientenant 10 July, 1865. Mustered out as Sergeant 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: Charlotteville Roy McIlwee
McKLENNE, AARON   Place of Residence: CHARLOTTEVILLE  
MEEKER, William M. Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died at Cairo, 13 December, 1861. Place of Residence: Darwin  
MEILY, George E. Captain Enlisted as 1st Sergeant on 20 Auugust, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant 28 January, 1862. Promoted to Captain 12 April, 1863. Killed 16 May, 1863. Place of Residence: Robinson  
MEYER, FREDERICK   Enlisted 13 October, 1864. Mustered in 15 October, 1865.  
MILES, JAMES T   Enlisted 25 March, 1864. Mustered in 9 May, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: NEW HEBRON  
MILLS, RILEY C   Enlisted 12 November, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: ORANGE  
MONTGOMERY, John A. Corporal Enlisted on 20 August, 1861 as a Private. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out as Corporal on 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: Charlotteville  
MURPHY, JOHN H   Enlisted 5 October, 1861. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
MURPHY, William Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 10 May, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hardinville  
OHR, WILLIAM   Enlisted 28 September, 1864. Mustered out 4 June, 1865. Place of Residence: THORNTON  
PANLEY, FRANK J   Enlisted 20 October, 1864. Mustered in 21 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
PARKER, RICHARD   Enlisted 1 May, 1862. Discharged 10 May, 1865. Place of Residence: YORK  
PATTERSON, SYLVESTER B   Enlisted 15 March, 1864. Killed in action 22 July, 1864. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
PERKINS, Alfred Private Enlisted on 5 September, 1861. Place of Residence: Oblong  
PERKINS, George W   Enlisted 23 October, 1864. Never reported to company. See Company A.  
POUTEMHEIMER, Charles   Enlisted 28 September, 1864. Mustered out 4 June, 1865. Place of Residence: SHOWCOTON  
RAINES, Nestus   Enlisted 5 October, 1861. Discharged 17 December, 1861 for disability. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
RASENA, Frank   Enlisted 21 October, 1864. Mustered in 27 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
REINOPEL, Isahael Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 8 November, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: New Hebron Janice Baity Patterson
REINOEHL, ISAIAH   Enlisted 10 November, 1864. Mustered in 11 November, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
RHOADES, JACOB M   Enlisted 17 October, 1864. Never reported to company. Place of Residence: GILLESPIE  
RIDER, Enoch Private Enlisted on 5 September, 1861. Discharged 17 December, 1861 for disability. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
RIGHT, James H. Private Enlisted on 5 September, 1861. Discharged 28 September, 1864. Place of Residence: New Hebron.  
ROGERS, Arnold Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 8 April, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
ROLF, Frederick Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died 1 September, 1862. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
SADCAMP, JOHN H   Enlisted 19 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: BIG SPRING  
SCHRODER, FREDERICK   Reenlisted 14 October, 1864. Mustered in 17 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
SEILER, Daniel Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Place of Residence: New Hebron. Father of Phillip. Donald Patterson II
SEILER, Phillip Private Enlisted on 5 September, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: New Hebron. Son of Daniel Donald Patterson II
SHARP, Patterson Captain Enlisted 20 August, 1861 as Sergeant. Promoted to 1st Lieutenant 28 January, 1862. Promoted to Captain 13 June, 1863. Mustered out 8 July, 1865. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
SHOOK, ROBERT   Enlisted 11 November, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: SOUTH WEST  
SHOWERS, Henry C. Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Died 2 May, 1864. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
SMITH, Abram B   Enlisted 11 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
SOLDNER, Andrew   Enlisted 28 September, 1864. Mustered out 4 June, 1865. Place of Residence: BREMEN  
SPURGEON, John C. Sergeant Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Transferred to Invalid Corps. Place of Residence: Hardinville  
STEILER, John   Enlisted 15 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
STEWART, Seth W   Enlisted 26 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
STOCKWELL, William Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Died 17 November, 1862. Place of Residence: Darwin  
THOMAS, Franklin W   Place of Residence: NEW HEBRON  
THOMAS, John C   Enlisted 19 October, 1864. Mustered in 21 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
THORNDIKE, Symonds   Enlisted 21 October, 1864. Mustered in 3 November, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
TUTTLE, George   Discharged 27 August, 1862 for disability.  
TYHURSH, William R   Enlisted 11 November, 1864. Mustered out 26 June, 1865. Place of Residence: NORTH WEST  
VANE, Cyrus Private Enlisted on 5 September, 1861. Died 20 April, 1862. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
VOUGHT, James B. Musician Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 15 April, 1862 for disability. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
WARNER, James Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
WERRICK, Isaac Private Enlisted 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Place of Residence: New Hebron  
WESTRAM, Charles   Enlisted 15 October, 1864. Mustered in 17 October, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865.  
WILHITE, William C. Corporal Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Reenlisted as veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered out 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: Hutsonville  
WINTER, Franklin Z Sergeant Enlisted as Veteran on 1 January, 1864. Mustered in 24 January, 1864. Mustered out on 17 July, 1865. Place of Residence: HUTSONVILLE  
WRIGHT, Harvey Private Enlisted on 5 September, 1861. Discharged 27 August, 1862 for disability at Shilo/Corinth. He was a drummer boy under Grant at the battle of Columbus/Belmont in 1861 where he had measles and was shot. Place of Residence: New Hebron. He joined two more times, once in the Illinois 135th, Co. H and once in the Illinois 154 Th., Co. F (or E?). Name misspelled in AGR as "RIGHT" per descendant Harvey Right. Harvey Wright
WRIGHT, Isaac J. Private Enlisted on 20 August, 1861. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Wounded on 11/7/1861at the Battle of Belmont. He took a musket ball just above his right eye. The eye globe was removed and the ball stayed lodged in his skull for 9 yrs before being removed by an Oblong Dr. Discharged 1 February, 1862 for wounds. Place of Residence: Oblong. Click here to see a picture of Isaac taken in his Civil War uniform. Cindy Kuhn
WRIGHT, Thomas M. Corporal Enlisted 20 August, 1861 as Private. Mustered in 25 August, 1861. Discharged 15 may, 1862 as Corporal for disabilty. Place of Residence: New Hebron  

 

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