Mustered into service as a Private on July 29, 1861
Born 17 March 1837
Died 08 February 1911
Buried Rest Haven Cemetery, Johnson Co. Indiana
Rest Haven Cemetery
Private Duckworth was wounded at the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5th, 1864. In the fall of that same year he transferred to the 20th Indiana with the other surviving members of the 19th.
He left the service holding the rank of Sergeant.
Matthew filed for and started to receive a pension in 1865.