Jacob V. Bush

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

Born 25 November 1840

Died 29 October 1926

Buried Eugene Cemetery, Vermillion County Indiana


Private Bush was wounded at the Battle of Antietam on September 17th, 1862 and again at the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5th, 1864. In the fall of 1864 he was transferred to Company E of the 20th Indiana Infantry where he served until his muster out on July 12th, 1865 holding the rank of Corporal.


He filed for a pension in January of 1887.