Mustered into service as a Private on July 29 1861
Born 11 February 1840
Died 01 April 1888
Buried Woodlawn/Maxville Cemetery, Randolph Co. Indiana
Private Driver was wounded in the calf of his leg at the Battle of Antietam on September 17th, 1862 and was able to walk off the field of battle. After being dicharged from the 19th he again joined the Army on May 24th, 1864 as a Lieutenant in Company F of the 134th Indiana Infantry. He mustered out of the service on September 2nd 1864.
He filed for and started to receive a pension in 1874.
Joab's father Jacob was a veteran in the War of 1812.