John S Waynick

BirthAug. 4, 1835
DeathApril 7, 1923
CemeteryArlington (Arlington)
PostGarland (Doty)
Unit46th Iowa Infantry, Company K

1st Sergeant John S Waynick

Company K, 46th Iowa Infantry

Waynick was born in Indiana on August 14, 1835. He was living in Lucas County, Iowa when he enlisted as a First Sergeant on May 30, 1864. Waynick was mustered in the regiment on June 10, 1864 and served a little over 3 months. He was mustered out on September 23, 1864 at Davenport, Iowa.

The 46th Iowa Infantry was organized at Davenport on June 10, 1864. The unit was sent to Tennessee and assigned to guard duty on the Memphis & Charleston Railroad until September 1864.

Waynick died on April 7, 1923 at the age of 87 years. He is buried in the Arlington Cemetery in Arlington (Washington County), Nebraska. Waynick was a charter member of the Garland Post (#210) of the Grand Army of the Republic in Doty, Nebraska.

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