Death: Feb. 23, 1882, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia.
Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Veterans.
Burial: Congressional Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia.
M OR ELL, LOUIS.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Albany, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. C, February 11, 1862; mustered out with company. May 8, 1862; subsequent service in Co. D, One Hundred and Nineteenth Infantry.
MORRELL, LOUIS.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, June 10, 1862, at New York city, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. D, September 4, 1862; wounded in action, July 1, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.; absent, wounded, in New York city at muster out of company; prior service in Co. C, One hundred and Third Infantry.
until the morning of July 4th, without suffering from hunger or thirst.
Authors note. After his recovery he was discharged from the service on August 18, 1864. His disabilities were, shots through the abdomen, left thigh and the loss of the left eye. He was paid a pension. He re-enlisted into the service on May 11, 1867, as a hospital steward and assigned to duty at Division of Surgical Records of the Surgeon General Office.
Take note of the picture of Sergeant Morell sitting in the chair. It shows were the ball entered his abdomen and came out the back.
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