Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th,1861
Born 11 May 1831
Died 19 June 1914
Buried Whitewater Center Cemetery, Marion Co. Kansas
Whitewater Center Cemetery
"Stone Church" at Whitewater Center Cemetery
Private Archer was wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863 and transferred to the 20th Indiana Infantry in the fall of 1864 with the other surviving members of the 19th.
He filed for and started to receive a pension in 1882.