a work in progress...
My interest in genealogy prompted me to create this personal page. Found below are the names and units of my direct maternal and paternal ancestors who served in the military.
War of 1812
Private, 1st Vermont (Judson's) Militia
Azariah Brice Bruce
3rd Regt. (Roulston’s) West Tennessee Militia
Mexican War of 1849
American Civil War
Zadoc Casey Galbraith
Enlisted 6/24/1861 as a Private, Bugler Co. H, 1st Illinois Cavalry. 9/11/1862 Mustered into "B" Co. 110th Illinois Infantry. Transferred 5/8/1863 from Co. B to Co. A.
Mustered out on 6/8/1865
Sgt. Waldo Gilbert
44th Illinois Infantry
GAR Post 581 (Stephen Place) Waltonville, Illinois
John R. Swann
29th Missouri Infantry, Co. F
Richard Hiram Taylor
Mustered in 9/11/1862 as a Private, Co. F, 110th Illinois Infantry. Transferred 5/8/1863 to company C. Transferred 2/11/1864 into Veteran Reserve Corps
Born Friedrich Jakob Lipps
15th Missouri Infantry
Enlisted 8/1/1861 at St Louis, Missouri as a Sergeant and mustered into "B" Co. MO 15th Infantry
Promoted to 2nd Lieut.. Co. B and then to,1st Lieut . & Regiment Adjutant Company C.
Wounded in Action
Spanish American War
World War One
Frederick John Lipps
Arkansas State Guard, Ordnance Sgt.
Federalized for wartime service, 2nd Lt.
World War Two
John Odell Lipps
Musician 1st Class, USN 1950-54