Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Unknown date of death or burial location.
Private Fielder was assigned to temporary duty as a Commissary Guard in the summer of 1862. He was wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863 and would spend the next six months in the hospital. Nelson mustered out of the service on July 28th, 1864.
Nelson Fielder filed for a pension in May of 1884 and passed away sometime before July of 1890.
Unknown burial location.