Mustered into service as a Private on July 29, 1861
Buried Lakeview Cemetery, Barry Co. Michigan
All photos and obituary courtesy of Mike Evans
Photo taken when Gideon was about 80 years old.
Photo taken when Gideon was in his 90's with his second wife Esther.
He was shot at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28th, 1862 . The wound can be seen on the right side of his facc.