Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Died 26 May 1864
Buried West Lawn Cemetery, Wayne County Indiana
Private Lutz was wounded in his left thigh at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28th, 1862. He would eventually die as a result of complications from this wound.
Samuel's widowed mother filed for a mothers pension four months after her sons death.