John W. Smalley

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

Died 15 September 1861

Buried Soldiers Home National Cemetery, Washington D.C.


Photo by Eric Lowman

John W. Smalley was one of the many soldiers from the 19th Indiana that would die from disease soon after arriving in Washington D.C. at the start of the war.


John had a wife and a two year old son.