CIVIL WAR SERVICE RECORD
Mr. Hooper submitted this back in 1999 in a jpeg format. During all the remodelings on this site, it was missed several time but is now back on. I tried to type it exactly as written into text format (below the jpg). Please accept my apologies.
LILLINOIS STATE ARCHIVES
CIVIL WAR SERVICE REPORT
The records of the Adjtant General's office, now in the State Archives, show the following Civil War service record on:
Name: Hooper, Samuel
Unit: Company D - 40th Infantry
Age: 47 Height: 5' 10" Hair: Gray
Eyes: Blue Complexion: Fair
Marital Status: Married
Town: County: Union State: Kentucky
Joined for Service and Enrolled
When: August 4, 1861 Where: Fairfield, Illinois
Term: 3 years
By Whom: Samuel Hooper
Mustered into Service
When: August 10, 1861 Where: Camp Butler, Illinois
By whom: Captain Pitcher
Town: Fairfield, Illinois County: Wayne State: Illinois
Killed in action at Battle of Shilo, Tennessee, April 6, 1862.
Nov 10, 1999
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