Edward J. Russell

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

Born 1842

Died  02 February 1896

Buried Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington Virginia



Private Russell was shot in the back of his right thigh at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28th, 1862. Because of his wound he could no longer perform his duties with the 19th Indiana but would transfer to the 2nd Battalion of the Veteran Reserve Corps.


He filed for a pension in February of 1863.