Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Died 06 September 1887
Buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Johnson County Indiana
Private Carson was wounded at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28th, 1862 and again at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863. He would muster out of the service on July 28th, 1864 holding the rank of Sergeant.
He filed for a pension in May of 1873