Mustered into service as a Private on July 29, 1861
Born 10 July 1835
Died 24 April 1907
Buried McCray Cemetery, Hancock Co. Indiana
Private Elisha Burris was wounded on September 14th, 1862 at the Battle of South Mountain and again on May 5th, 1864 at the Battle of the Wilderness. Elisha was the great grandson of John Burris Sr., veteran of the American Revolution.