Murphy, John R. (Civil War Record)
Posted By: Linda Linn (email)
Date: 8/8/2012 at 21:44:15
U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles about John R Murphy
Name: John R Murphy
Residence: Louisa County, Iowa
Age at enlistment: 18
Enlistment Date: 26 Mar 1862
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Iowa
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company H, Iowa 17th Infantry Regiment on 11 Apr 1862.
Promoted to Full 7th Corporal on 18 Feb 1863.
Promoted to Full 6th Corporal on 29 Mar 1863.
Promoted to Full 5th Sergeant on 01 Jul 1865.
Mustered out on 25 Jul 1865 at Louisville, KY.
Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant on 11 Jul 1865.
Birth Date: abt 1844
Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War of Rebellion
Monona Documents maintained by Linda Ziemann.
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