James W. Grow
Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Died 28 November 1922
Buried Dayton National Cemetery, Montgomery Co. Ohio
Photo courtesy of Linda Barsalou & RAOGK
Private Grow received a gunshot wound to the right leg at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28th, 1862. He was discharged from the service for disability on March 25th, 1864 at Indianapolis Indiana.
After the war James was in and out of four different Soldiers Homes from 1873 until his death at the Dayton Ohio Soldiers Home. In addition to the Dayton Home he was in the Milwaukee Wisconsin, Danville Illinois and Marion Indiana Soldiers Homes at one time or another.
He filed for and started to recieve a pension in 1864.