Bayer VFW Post 411, Sloan, Iowa

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Dept. has Bayer or Boyer on first index card; all others say Bayer
Chartered, December 25, 1885 with 23 members
Disbanded, March 8, 1889
There is a J.S. Boyer buried in Sloan Cemetery; but is not a member of GAR.
Information comes from the GAR Post index cards on; then searched Cemeteries in Woodbury County for further Information; then census
* denotes member of other GAR Posts
+denotes personal knowledge of compiler, Peggy Mayberry Powell

1. Beam, Thomas Benton: Private, Co G, 16th Ohio Vol Infantry
2. Bundy, Thomas M: Sergeant, Co B, 41st Ohio Vol Infantry
3. *Carson, William Henry: Private, Co G 135th Ohio Vol Infantry; bur Sloan
4. Chase, George R: Private, Co E, 38th N.Y. Infantry, bur Sloan
5. Crawford, Jesse B: Corporal, Co G, 3rd Illinois Cavalry, bur Sebastopol, Sonoma, California
6. Davis, William E: Private, Co E, 13th Kentucky Infantry; service is under Wm E Furnish
7. DuBois, Polia M: Private, Co, D 8th Iowa Infantry
8. Easton, Warren M: Private, Co E, 39 Illinois Infantry; bur Sloan
9. Farley, Frances H: Private, Co I, 13th Iowa Infantry; bur Sloan
10. Furnish, Wm E: see Davis, William E
11. Gallagher, Sylvester Kimball: Private, Co E, 30th Wisconsin Infantry; bur Sloan
12. Herrold, William M: Captain, Co F, 93rd Illinois Infantry
13. Huddleston, Edward J: Private, Co B ,30th Iowa Infantry
14. *Hudgel, William Jeptha: Private, Co D, 39 Iowa Vol Infantry; bur Harrison Cemetery, Whiting
15. Kelso, William C: Private, Co F, 4th Iowa Infantry
16. +Kernes, George: Private, Co F 15th Iowa Infantry; bur Evergreen Cemetery, Walthill, Thurston, Nebraska
17. Ketchum, George: Private, Co I, 13th Iowa Infantry
18. King, Joseph: Wagoner Co F, 12th Ohio Vol Cavalry; bur Sloan
19. *Kintzley, Zachariah T: Private, Co B, 9th Iowa Cavalry
20. Kitselman, John C: Private, Co B, 16th & C, 69th Indiana Infantry, Chariton, Lucas Co, Iowa
21. Kramer, Jonas: Private, Co C, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry; bur Marshalltown
22. *Leach, Frank M: Corporal, Co A, 43rd Iowa Infantry; bur Marshalltown
23. Oleson, Neile B: Corporal, Co K & A, 3rd Missouri Bat Infantry
24. *Parker, Horace B: Captain, Co A, 39th Illinois Infantry
25. *Rayhouser, Messiah: 1st Lieut ,Co H, 42nd Indiana Infantry
26. *Shriner, John D: Private, Co A, 23rd Indiana Infantry; bur Sergeant Bluff
27. Stevens, Robert W: Sergeant, Co D, 49th U.S. Infantry; and more
28. Tillerington, Hiram: Private, Co D, 135th Pennsylvania Infantry;
29. Trask, Cornelius B: Private, Co D, 3rd Iowa Cavalry, Omaha Valley Cem, Homer, Dakota, Nebraska
30. Van Cleave, James H (Vancleve): Private, Co I, 4th Iowa Cavalry, bur Ludington, Wisconsin
31. Van Cleave, John D: Private, Co C, 27th Iowa Infantry, bur Sloan
32. *Washburn, Jesse: Sergeant, Co D, 4th Indiana Cavalry; bur Sloan

Note: I found no burial for #6 William E. Davis.
Burial not found:
Thomas Benton Beam
Thomas W. Bundy; found 1900c, wife, Celia; did find him, spouse and son buried in Ohio on findagrave.
Polia M. Dubois
William M. Harold
Edward J Huddleson
William C. Kelso; there is a W C buried in Sloan; only foundation left; nothing noted he was a veteran
George Ketchum; found 1880c, Lakeport twp, wife, Charlotte; may have moved to Washington Territory.
Zachariah T. Kintzley; found, possibly Oregon, 1.26.1932, wife, Molly
Neile B.Oleson
Horace Parker
Messiah Rayhouser
Robert W. Stevens
Hiram Tillerington


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