Iowa and the Rebellion

 

Battle of Pleasant Hill:

Company F – Levi Ware, killed on the field

Before Atlanta, July 28

Private Edward Ware, wounded

Dallas, Georgia, May 27

Company H – Isiah D. Ware, wounded

Company F – Edward Ware, wounded

EIGHTH IOWA CAVALRY

Company B

Lieutenant – John T. Ware.  Age 32. Residence Eddyville, nativity Ohio. Enlisted June 17, 1863, as First Sergeant. Mustered June 17, 1863. Promoted Second Lieutenant April 2, 1864; First Lieutenant Aug. 13, 1864. Mustered out Aug. 13, 1865, Macon, Ga.

FIRST CAVALRY

Company M

Ware, Edward. (Veteran.) Age 28. Residence Clinton, nativity England. Enlisted Sept. 2, 1861, as Fifth Corporal. Mustered Sept. 12, 1861. Promoted Third Corporal Oct. 22, 1861; Second Corporal Oct. 29, 1861; First Corporal May 22, 1862; Fifth Sergeant Sept. 4, 1862; Fourth Sergeant Dec. 12, 1862; Third Sergeant Jan. 4, 1864. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Feb. 22, 1864. Promoted Second Sergeant Sept. 22, 1864: Second Lieutenant April 9, 1865. Mustered out Feb. 15, 1866, Austin, Texas.

THIRD CAVALRY

Company B

Ware, Clarkson M. Age 28. Residence Bonaparte, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 23, 1861, as Third Sergeant. Mustered Aug. 30, 1861. Promoted Second Sergeant Sept. 5, 1862; Company Commissary Sergeant Oct. 1, 1863. Mustered out Sept. 19, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Company E

Ware, Reuben. (Veteran.) Age 18. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 17, 1861. Mustered Sept. 4, 1861. Promoted Trumpeter. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Feb. 1, 1864. Mustered out Aug. 9, 1865. Atlanta, Ga.

FOURTH CAVALRY

Company L

Ware, Eugene Fitch. Age 21. Residence Burlington, nativity Connecticut. Enlisted Oct. 21, 1861. Mustered Nov. 25, 1861. Promoted Second Battalion Quartermaster Sergeant Jan. 15, 1862. Mustered out Oct. 25, 1862, Helena, Ark. See Company. E, First Infantry; also, Company A, Seventh Cavalry.

SEVENTH CAVALRY – REORGANIZED

Company A

Ware, Eugene Fitch. (Veteran.) Age 22. Residence Burlington, nativity Connecticut. Enlisted Feb. 14, 1863. Mustered Feb. 14, 1863. Promoted Sergeant Major July 27, 1863. See Field and Staff.

Company F

Ware, Eugene Fitch. Age 22. Residence Burlington, nativity Connecticut. Transferred from Company F, Seventh Cavalry, as Second Lieutenant. Promoted Captain May 11, 1866. Mustered out May 17, 1866, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. See Company E, First Infantry; also Company L, Fourth Cavalry; also Field and Staff, Seventh Cavalry.

NINTH CAVALRY

 Company B

Ware, William. Age 4 4. Residence Ottumwa, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 9, 1863, as Fifth Sergeant. Mustered Oct. 9, 1863. Promoted Fourth Sergeant Sept. 15, 1864. Discharged for disability March 25, 1865, Devall’s Bluff, Ark.

NON-COMMISSIONED STAFF

Eugene Fitch Ware. (Veteran.) Age 22. Residence Burlington, nativity Connecticut. Promoted Sergeant Major from Company A, July 27, 1863. Promoted Second Lieutenant of Company F, Sept. 4, 1863.

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