George Smith

BirthJune 14, 1845
DeathMarch 17, 1938
CemeteryUlysses (Ulysses)
PostFarnsworth (Ulysses)
Unit7th Iowa Cavalry, Company H

Private George L Smith

Company H, 7th Iowa Infantry

Smith was born in Pennsylvania on June 14, 1845. He was living in Yatton (Washington County), Iowa when he enlisted on July 15, 1861. He was mustered on July 24, 1861 and served about 6 weeks. He was discharged on September 3, 1861 due to disability.

Smith died on March 17, 1938 at the age of 92 years. He is buried in the Ulysses Cemetery in Ulysses (Butler County), Nebraska. At the time of his death, he was the last member of the Farnsworth Post (#73) of the Grand Army of the Republic in Ulysses.

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