Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 02 October 1844
Died 10 June 1923
Buried Mt. Jackson Cemetery, Marion County Indiana
Possibly in a unmarked grave.
Private Padgett as wounded at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28th, 1862. On January 2nd, 1863 he was drummed out of the service because of misbehavior before the enemy during the Fredericksburg Virginia campaign. He was given a dishonorable discharge.