Eli Starnes

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

Born 17 May 1834

Died 26 June 1880

Buried Methodist Cemetery, Monroe County Indiana




Private Starnes served his full three years with the 19th Indiana and then transferred to Company C of the 20th Indiana Infantry where he mustered out in July of 1865. He was wounded on May 12th, 1864 in Virginia.


He filed for a pension in February of 1880.