Thomas Standidge

DeathMarch 15, 1942
CemeteryMount Hope (Imperial)
PostCarleton (Imperial)
Unit141st Illinois Infantry, Company K

Private Thomas Standidge

Company K, 141st Illinois Infantry (100 days/1864)

Standidge was born in April, 1847. He was residing in St Charles (Kane County), Illinois when he enlisted in the regiment on May 5, 1864. He was mustered on June 16, 1864 and served 4 months. He was mustered out on October 10, 1864 at Chicago.

The 141st Illinois Regiment (100 days, 1864) was organized and mustered at Elgin, Illinois on June 16, 1864. The regiment was sent to Columbus, Kentucky and performed garrison duty until it was mustered out on October 10, 1864.

Standidge died on March 15, 1942 at the age of 94 years. He is buried in the Mt Hope Cemetery in Imperial (Chase County), Nebraska. At the time of his death, he was the last member of the Champion Post (#301) and the Carleton Post (#254) of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) in Imperial.

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