|Birth||Jan. 16, 1850|
|Death||July 9, 1930|
|Cemetery||Rose Hill (Hebron)|
|Unit||41st Missouri Infantry, Company A|
Drummer Charles P Schwer
Company A, 41st Missouri Infantry
Schwer was born in Switzerland on January 16, 1850. The 14 year old enlisted as a drummer in Company A in September 1864. He served until July 11, 1865.
The 41st Missouri Infantry was organized at Benton Barracks (St Louis), Missouri in August and September 1864. It was assigned to garrison duty and was mustered out on July 11, 1865.
Schwer died on July 9, 1930 at the age of 80 years. He is buried in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Hebron (Thayer County), Nebraska.
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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.