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Civil War Veterans
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That was a delightful half day the civil war veterans spent as the guests of the Martinsville High School on last Thursday afternoon. The old boys canít get over the grand entertainment given them and the splendid dinner of which the partook so heartily. Nothing seems too good for them. A splendid program was rendered; the principle address was delivered by Jesse Stout. A few of the boys gave some of their personal experiences of war adventures. It was indeed a half day to be long remembered by the veterans present. We here give the names of those present and company and regiment to which they belong.
James TuckeróCompany H, 35th Illinois
B. I. TarmanóCompany G, 63rd Illinois
Jackson LindseyóCompany G, 123rd Illinois
Amaziah MurphyóCompany G, 123rd Illinois
J. D. NicholsóCompany G, 123rd Illinois
Joshua SmithóCompany G, 123rd Illinois
Milton WilsonóCompany G, 123rd Illinois
P. P. BeaboutóCompany G, 54th Illinois
Jacob ReasoróCompany K, 54th Illinois
L. T. LowryóCompany J, 54th Illinois
H. B. CurtisóCompany F, 79th Illinois
Jacob NetzleyóCompany H, 162nd Ohio
Isaac IshleróCompany F, 30th Illinois
Jeremiah IshleróCompany B. 2nd Illinois, light artillery
Elisha HartóCompany F, 57th Indiana
U. B. ChurchóCompany D, 11th Indiana
A. R. JonesóCompany I, 20th Illinois
William NcNaryóCompany G, 70 Indiana
B. R. BlankenbakeróCompany E, 13th Indiana Cavalry
J. F. Laffertyó134th Ohio
M. A. RoweóCompany B, 50th Indiana
J. M. WilkinóCompany G, 11th Indiana Cavalry
J. P. ByramóCompany G, 63rd Illinois
Garrett, BurkettóCompany E, 62nd Illinois
William PickeringóMexican War
G. W. CarperóCompany G, 2nd Ohio
Addison HullóCompany I, 2nd Indiana

There are not many counties in the state that claim the honor of having two Mexican soldiers within their borders. They are both about 88 years old.
[MARSHALL HERALD, 26-NOV-1913 - Submitted by: Ron Cornwell]


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