Lemuel J Gandy

DeathMay 19, 1932
CemeteryGreenwood (York)
PostAnderson (York)
Unit7th Iowa Infantry, Company H

Private Lemuel J Gandy

Company H, 7th Iowa Infantry

Gandy was born in 1840 in Preston County, West Virginia. One source indicates October 23, 1840 and a second source reflects December 23, 1840 as dates of birth for Gandy. He enlisted in the regiment on July 15, 1861 and was mustered on July 24, 1861. Gandy served about 8 months. He was discharged on April 5, 1862 at Pittsburg, Tennessee. The reason for his short enlistment was not available.

He died on May 19, 1932 at the age of 91 years. He is buried in the Greenwood Cemetery in York (York County), Nebraska. Gandy was a member of the Anderson Post (#32) of the Grand Army of the Republic in York.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.