Wellington Genealogy Group
Wellington Genealogy Group

Member of GAR post 219

Charles Horton

Micheal Kunz

Age: 37
Birthplace: Amsterdam
Residence: Wellington O.
Occupation: Barber
Entry into the Service
Date: Sept. 10" 1861
Rank: Private
Co.: B
Regiment: 18" U.S.I.
Final Discharge
Date: Sept. 10" 1864
Rank: Private
Co.: B
Regiment: 18" U.S.I.
Length of Service: 36 months
Cause of Discharge: Expiration of Term
Date of Muster into the G.A.R.: May 24" 1882
When Honorably Discharged:
When Suspended:
When Dropped:
Where Buried: Greenwood, Wellington, O
Nature of Wounds Received: 1.Saber cut right elbow 2.Shell wound in hip
When and in what Engagements Wounded: 1.Lebanon Ky. 2. Murfreesboro Tenn.
Remarks: Died June 3"1889 Hospital Cleveland O.


Wellington Enterprise 5 June 1889 pg 5


In Cleveland, Monday evening June 3rd of cancer in the stomach Michael Kunz, his remains were brought here Tuesday evening and were cared for at the Post Rooms of the G.A.R. Funeral to-day at 2 p.m. under auspices of the order.

Cards of Thanks. I desire to hereby tender my sincere thanks to the friends who have so kindly assisted in the care of my late husband, and especially to the G.A.R. for their kindly care of the body upon arrival from Cleveland, and to the W.R.C, for their assistance and their beautiful tributes of a cross and flowers.
Mrs. M. Kunz.

Cleveland Plain Dealer 5 June 1889 pg 3


Kunz At the Huron street hospital, Michael Kunz, aged 44 years 6 months.