1st IOWA INFANTRY

Delaware County Soldiers

 

 

The First Regiment Iowa Volunteers was opposed of independent military companies organized before the war began, and enlisted for three months.  It is said that Capt. Herron and his company tendered their services to the Secretary of War three months before the commencement of hostilities. This regiment was engaged at Wilsonís Creek, under Gen. Lyon, and lost ten killed and nearly fifty wounded.

 

 

Last Name First Name Enlistment Notes
Collins Jas. Enlistment: 23 Apr 1861 -
Collins Jas.

Sergeant

Enlistment: 23 Apr 1861

Re-enlisted in 12th Inf. 10 Sept 1861

Wall F. M. Enlistment: 23 Apr 1861

Private in Co. H, 16th Inf.

 

 

~ The History of Delaware County, Iowa Chicago: Western Historical Co., 1878, pgs 441-453.

~ Transcribed by Constance Diamond for Delaware County IAGenWeb