This soldier’s gravestone is decorated with an eagle, head bowed, a banner in his beak, perched on a flag-draped shield. Stars encircle the carving.
John S. & Lucinda
Corporal of Co. G. 180 Reg. O.V.I.
in Hospital at Alexandria, Va.
May 1, 1865
18 Ys. 5 Mo. 3 Ds.
What about the discrepancy between the Ancestry military record date of death and the gravestone date of death? Mar v. May could be transcription error.
Claibourne Cemetery, Union County, Ohio