Eldridge Anderson

Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861

Born 30 September 1842

Died 01 January 1927

Buried Harmony Cemetery, Bartholomew County Indiana


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Private Anderson was wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863. In the fall of 1864 he was transferred to Company G of the 20th Indiana holding the rank of First Sergeant. By the time he mustered out with that regiment in July of 1865 he was holding the rank of Captain.


He filed for a pension in December of 1879.