Andrew J. Reeves

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

Died 11 February 1862

Buried Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington Virginia


Private Reeves was detailed as a nurse in a hospital near Fort Craig soon after the regiment arrived in Washington D.C. He contracted a fever while there and soon died.


According to James H. Stine who also served in Company C he was buried at the Arlington House.


His commanding officer Captain Joseph Ives made a statement in 1863 saying  Andrew died on February 11th, 1862.


His wife Ann was forced to file for a widows pension in July of 1862.