Mustered into service as a Musician on July 29th, 1861
Died 20 November 1886
Buried Prospect Cemetery, Lake County South Dakota
Spencer Richardson was wounded slightly at the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5th, 1864. In the fall of that same year he transferred to Company A of the 20th Indiana Infantry were he served until his muster out on July 12th, 1865.