Pvt Michael Case
Michael Case name: Case, Michael
Rank: Pvt 
Branch: Union 
Regiment: Co. H, 42nd Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry
Cemetery: Oakhill Cemetery, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin 
Service: 8/16/1864 - 6/20/1865
Notes: This is a photo of his son George's headstone. It appears the GAR marker was placed on the wrong side of the stone. 
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  42nd Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry1

Organized at Madison, Wis., and mustered in September 7, 1864. Moved to Cairo, Ill., September 20-22. Assigned to post and garrison duty at Cairo and provost duty by detachments at various points in Illinois till June, 1865. Mustered out June 20, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 58 by disease.

1 Source: National Park Service, Soldiers and Sailors System; "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer,Cosmas; An Army for Empire : The United States Army in the Spanish American War by A. Graham, (Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing Co., 1993).

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