Evan ThomasHome State: District Of Columbia
Command Billet: Battery Commander
Branch of Service: Artillery
Unit: 4th United States Artillery, Batteries A and C
see his Battle Report
Before the Antietam Campaign:
2nd Lieutenant, 4th Artillery, 9 April 1861;
1st Lieutenant, 14 May 1861;
Captain, 31 August 1864;
Killed, 26 April 1873, in California, in action with Modoc Indians.
After the War:
Killed in combat with the Modoc Indians at the Lava Beds, CA in 1873.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Source: Heitman, Francis Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army 1789-1903, Washington, US Government Printing Office, 1903.
|Place of Birth: Washington, DC |
Death Date: 4/26/1873 Death Place: CA
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