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  • David D. Sleeper (USA) (1834 - 1892)
    David D. Sleeper (Pvt, Co. E, 11th Vermont Volunteer Infantry) David D. Sleeper was born on April 11, 1834 in Vershire, Vermont to Timothy and Ruth (Flanders) Sleeper. He married Elizabeth C. Hill ar...
  • James W. Sleeper (USA) (1838 - 1918)
    James W. Sleeper (Pvt, Co. D, 5th Vermont Volunteer Infantry) James W. Sleeper was born on August 28, 1838, in Waterbury, Vermont to Timothy and Ruth (Flanders) Sleeper. He married Caroline B. Guptil...
  • William Jordan Harp (USA) (1826 - 1916)
    Name: William Jordan Harp Sex: M Birth: 23 APR 1826 in Warren County, Tennessee Death: 15 APR 1916 in Ione, Logan County Arkansas 1 Burial: French Prairie Cemetery, Ione, Arkansas Event: Civi...
  • Peter F. Rowland (USA) (1843 - 1908)
    United States, Civil War Soldiers Index 1861-1865 —Missouri record title: United States, Civil War Soldiers Index name: Peter F. Rowland event: Military Service rank in: Private...
  • Noah S. Carnutt (1843 - 1863)
    Co D 6th MO Cav Died of smallpox at Arsenal Island, St Louis MO Reburied in Jefferson Barracks in 1876 notes from Castro Connections Newsletter 'I’ve found an N.B. Casto who was in t...

Feel free to add your Ancestors to this project if they fought for the Union side during the American Civil War (1861 - 1865).

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These are the Men, Fighting for a cause they believed in, that spilled their Blood, to help shape America Divided, into the United States of America.

Main objectives for this War

President of the Northern Union States: President Abraham Lincoln

Military: led by General Hiram Ulysses S. Grant

About the Soldiers of the Union Army (G.A.R. or Grand Army of the Republic)

The cost of War

Please see additional Photographs Section.- In the Northern Tier States Cemeteries, one can find Grave Markers near their Relatives Headstones with the "G.A.R." Emblem.

"Grand Army of the Republic" - This Fraternity, was Established for American Union Soldiers, returning home Alive after their term of Military Service. This Fraternity is likened to Modern Day Fraternaties such as American Veterans. Joining the G.A.R. made you eligible for the G.A.R. Medal, displayed here to view.