Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 26 May 1836
Died 16 March 1895
Buried Liberty Cemetery, Iroquois County Illinois
Private Fiers contracted what was diagnosed as remittent fever soon after arriving in Washington D.C. in the fall of 1861. He soon be discharged for disability because of this fever.
He filed for a pension in May of 1877.