Elihu M. Thornburg

Mustered into service as a Private on March 04, 1864

Born 22 December 1844

Died 19 August 1927

Buried Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Delaware County Indiana



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Private Thornburg was shot in the thigh on June 18th, 1864 during the fighting around Petersburg Virginia. He was transferred to Company E of the 20th Indiana Infantry in the fall of 1864 and remained there until his muster out on July 12th, 1865.


He filed for a pension in May of 1876.