Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born September 1841
Buried Gravel Hill Cemetery, Jay Co. Indiana
Henry Kirby was born in England and came to America in 1853 with his parents and siblings. Private Kirby was wounded on June 24th, 1864 during the fighting around Petersburg Virginia. In the fall of 1864 he transferred to the 20th Indiana Infantry along with the other surviving members of the 19th.
He filed for and started to receive a pension in 1871.
Gravel Hill Cemetery