John L. Markle(1835 - 1896)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 155th Pennsylvania Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enrolled in Company F, 155th Pennsylvania Infantry as Captain on 22 August 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Commanded Company F on the Antietam Campaign.
The remainder of the War:
He resigned for health reasons, and was dicharged on 23 September 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information and his picture from Porter1, with details from Bates2. Life dates from his gravesite on Findagrave.
|Place of Birth: Westmoreland County, PA |
Death Date: 09/09/1896 Death Place: Los Angeles, CA Burial Place: Mill Grove (Markle) Cemetery, South Huntingdon, PA
1 Porter, John T. , Financial Secretary, and Charles F. McKenna, compiler & editor, Under the Maltese Cross, Antietam to Appomattox, the Loyal Uprising in Western Pennsylvania, 1861-1865: Campaigns of the 155th Pennsylvania Regiment, Pittsburgh: 155th Regimental Association, 1910, pp. 448 - 492 [AotW citation 13585]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 13601]
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