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  • Lt. Col. George Warner Chandler, (USA) (1832 - 1864)
    Civil War Service Affiliation: Union Enlisted: Oct. 14, 1863 Mustered in: Nov. 11, 1863 Rank: Capt. Co. C Regt.: 88th Illinois Vol. Ranks: Major- Lt. Colonel Promoted: Commander of Regt...
  • Pvt. Robert J. Brown (c.1842 - 1901)
    Robert J. Brown served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company "G" 58th Indiana Infantry Regiment. He enlisted on 14 Feb 1864 and mustered out on 25 Jul 1865 at Louisville, KY.
  • Pvt. William H. Brown (c.1837 - 1911)
    William H. Brown served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company "E" 22nd Indiana Infantry Regiment. He enlisted on 15 Aug 1861 and was discharged on 22 Aug 1864.
  • Pvt Johann Hottenstein Nagel, (USA) (1802 - 1884)
    s/o Peter Nagel and Sarah Hottenstein A cabinet maker. Surviving sons were Franklin D., Frederick D., and Isaac Morton Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Jun 28 2017, 13:41:50 UTC C...
  • Reverend Joseph Hopkins Twichell, (USA) (1838 - 1918)
    Reverend Joseph Hopkins Twichell (November 30, 1838 – December 20, 1918), writer and pastor, was Mark Twain's closest friend for over forty years, and appears in A Tramp Abroad as "Harris." Twain and T...

The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War, which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States Army during the war. About 360,000 Union soldiers died from all causes and some 280,000 were wounded.