James L. Mitchell
Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 31 August 1839
Died 14 June 1917
Buried Park Cemetery, Hancock Co. Indiana
Private James L. Mitchell rose to the rank of Sergeant by the spring of 1864 and at that time was wounded at the Battle of the Wilderness in May of that year. He mustered out of service in July of 1864 returning home to Indiana. After the war he served for a time as Auditor of Hancock County Indiana.