History of the Eighty-Fifth Regiment
Illinois Volunteer Infantry

Compiled and Published Under the Auspices of the
Regimental Association
Henry J. Aten
First Sergeant Company G
Member of the Society of the Army of the Cumberland

Hiawatha, Kansas

Roster of Company E

George Watterman
Page 419

George Watterman, aged twenty-three, born in Frederick, Frederick county, Maryland, married, farmer;; enlisted from Petersburg, Ill. Served with his company until killed in the assault on Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia, June 27, 1864. His remains are buried at No. 9248 in the national cemetery at Marietta, Ga.

George M. Webster
Page 419

George M. Webster deserted, but time and place not mentioned.

Edward Welsh
Page 419

Edward Welsh appears to have enlisted, and to have been mustered in. But there the record stops.



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