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Iowa in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • George Crawford Duffield (1824 - 1909)
    This is the drover, whose 1866 diary of the cattle drive from San Antonio to Sedalia, Missouri, was the basis for the television show, Rawhide. Served as a scout for the 3d Iowa Cavalry. Farmer and sto...
  • Joshua Harrison Duffield (1835 - 1904)
    Battle Unit Name:2nd Regiment, Iowa Infantry Side:Union Company:F Soldier's Rank In:Private Soldier's Rank Out:Private Alternate name:Joshua L./Duffield Film Number:M541 ROLL 8
  • Corporal Newton Earp (USA) (1837 - 1928)
    Newton Jasper Earp (October 7, 1837–December 18, 1928) was the eldest child of Nicholas Porter Earp, patriarch of the famous Earp family. While he was the little known half-brother of Old West...
  • Maj. General William W. Belknap (USA), U.S. Secretary of War (1829 - 1890)
    William Worth Belknap (September 22, 1829 – October 13, 1890) was a United States Army general, government administrator, and United States Secretary of War. He was the only Cabinet secretary ...
  • Archibald Steel Irwin (1823 - 1864)
    Archibald Steel Irwin, his fourth son, served in the army in the war of the rebellion, and was killed in Memphis at the time Forrest made a raid upon that town." Son of John Steel Irwin and Elizabeth...

This project is used to relate all units from Iowa who served in the Union Army.