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The Last Resting Places of Our Gallant Heroes
Pvt. William Smail Pvt. Samuel B. Miller
Pvt. William Smail, Company B
Born abt. 1843, Holmes County, Ohio
Died April 16, 1863, Memphis, Tennessee of disease
Buried at Memphis National Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee
courtesy of and with permission from Carole McCaig, FindAGrave.com
Pvt. Samuel B. Miller, Company B
Born abt. 1836 - Died September 14, 1863, Keokuk, Iowa
Buried at Keokuk National Cemetery (formerly Oakland Cemetery)
Note: gravestone incorrectly shows 6th Ohio Inf
courtesy of and with permission from DJG, FindAGrave.com
Pvt. Harvey Grindle xxxxxx
Pvt. Harvey Grindle, Company C
Born abt. 1842 - Died August 6, 1864, New Orleans, Louisiana, of disease
Buried at Chalmette National Cemetery (aka Monument), New Orleans, Louisiana
courtesy of and with permission from Joseph Mann, FindAGrave.com
Pvt. Wesley Swartz, Company C
Born abt. 1839, - Died April 23, 1862, Cumberland Ford (Pineville), Kentucky, of disease
Buried at Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, Tennessee
courtesy of and with permission from Howard Sutherland, FindAGrave.com
Cpl. John W. Summerton Pvt. Henry C. Smyser
Cpl. John W. Summerton, Company K
Born in Ohio, January, 1833 - Died July 3 or 7, 1863, of disease on hospital boat
Gravestone (above) from Congress Cemetery, Congress, Ohio, indicates buried in Vicksburg, Mississippi - no records found; Roll of Honor states death on hospital boat at Cairo, Illinois - unconfirmed
courtesy of and with permission from Peggy Babbs, FindAGrave.com
Pvt. Henry C. Smyser, Company I
Born 1844, - Died April 28, 1863, Milliken's Bend, Louisiana, of disease
Buried at Reedsburg Cemetery, Reedsburg, Ohio
pending permission from Sue Ramsey, FindAGrave.com
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