James Spangler

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

Born 27 October 1838

Died 29 June 1916

Buried Springfield Cemetery, Bon Homme County South Dakota


Photo by "Volunteer Contributor"

Private Spangler was wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863 and would eventually be transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps.

In the 1890 veterans census it stated that he had a "stab through left leg".


He filed for a pension in March of 1870.