Mustered into service as a Private on July 29, 1861
Born 15 December 1844
Died 26 July 1906
Buried Old Perkinsville Cemetery, Madison Co. Indiana
Private George Bauner was captured at the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5th, 1864. At that time he weighed 156 pounds. He spent time in the Andersonville Prison in Georgia and then transferred to the Florence Prison in South Carolina He was released on March 1st, 1865 and at that time he only weighed 84 pounds. He filed for and received a pension after the war.
George was born in Heidelburg Germany and came to the United States in 1850.