|Birth||March 31, 1847|
|Death||Nov. 17, 1933|
|Unit||47th Iowa Infantry, Company A|
Private William H Wall
Company A, 47th Iowa Infantry (100 days/1864)
Wall was born in Pennsylvania on March 31, 1847. The 17 year old was living in Marion County, Iowa when he enlisted in the regiment on May 21, 1864. Wall was mustered on June 4, 1864 and served until September 28, 1864. He was discharged at Davenport, Iowa.
The 47th Iowa Infantry was organized at Davenport on July 13, 1864. The unit was assigned to duties near Helena, Arkansas. The regiment was mustered out on September 28, 1864.
Wall died on November 17, 1933 at the age of 86 years. He is buried in the Davenport Cemetery in Davenport (Thayer County), Nebraska.
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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.