John Wesley Crisp

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

Died 10 January 1886

Buried White Oak Pond Cemetery, Laclede County Missouri


Private Crisp was captured at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863 and would spend over 17 months in rebel prisons including Andersonville Georgia. He would muster out of service in early 1865.


He filed for a pension in May of 1876.



Photo by Sue Sayre