site logo
[no picture yet]

[no picture yet]

Federal (USV)

Private

John Zigler

(c. 1841 - 1863)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

A 20 year old farmer from Bartholomew County, he mustered as Private, Company C, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was promoted Corporal afterward "for gallantry at Antietam".

The rest of the War

He was killed in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863.

References & notes

His service from Brown1 and the Historical Data Systems database, which has him as John Ziglar.

Birth

c. 1841

Death

05/03/1863 Chancellorsville, VA

Notes

1   Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 584  [AotW citation 18479]