Saturday, October 12, 2013

Dr. Thomas S. Stanway.

Thomas S. Stanway.

Birth: abt. 1829..
Death: February 21, 1878.

Burial: Los Angeles City Cemetery, ( Defunct ), Los Angeles, Los Angles County, California.

Surgeon General Files.

Thomas S. Stanway, Assistant Surgeon, 102nd., Illinois, Infantry, age 33, was wounded during a fight with guerrillas, between Lavergne and Nashville, December 21, 1863.  Shot by a pistol ball, entering his left thigh.  Went home on leave April 29, 1864, then returned to his regiment.  Later had to resign because of his wound, August 13, 1864.

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