William W. Payton
Mustered into service as a Private on July 29, 1861
Died 08 February 1909
Buried IOOF Cemetery, Dunkirk Indiana
Old Military Stone
New Military Stone 2008
Private Payton was wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st. 1863. He transferred to the 20th Indiana Infantry in the fall of 1864 with the other surviving members of the 19th. When he left the Army in 1865 he held the rank of Sergeant.
He filed for a pension in October of 1877.