John Cook Hester
Mustered into service as a Private January 13th, 1862
Died 24 January 1897
Buried Reitenour Cemetery, Randolph County Indiana
Private Hester lost his arm at the Battle of South Mountain on September 14th, 1862 and was discharged because of disability.
He filed for a pension in February of 1863.
Left to right: Esta May, John Cook, John W. Elia May
Photo courtesy of Roberta ( Brigitt ) Caito
Great Great Granddaughter of John C. Hester