Mustered into service as a Private on July 29, 1861
Born October 1828
Died 11 January 1914
Buried Union City Cemetery, Randolph Co. Indiana
Private Thompson was discharged from the service because of disability on April 16th, 1862 while in Washington D.C.
After the war Valentine became a physician.
He filed for and started to recieve a pension in 1863.