Richard C. Newsom

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

Born 1835

Died  08 February 1926

Buried Donaldson Cemetery, Bartholomew County Indiana


Corporal Newsom was admitted to the hospital soon after arriving in Washington D.C. in the fall of 1861. He was diagnosed with consumption and was discharged for disability on November 26th.


He filed for a pension in June of 1889.




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