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
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.