Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 15 October 1836
Died 20 February 1916
Buried McCune Cemetery, Crawford County Kansas
Private Rich was severely wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863. He would eventually be discharged because of his wounds in December of that same year.
He filed for a pension in May of 1864.