Champaign County's Last Civil War Veteran Information

Oliver H. Castle, in the 72th Ohio Regiment.

(last local veteran from the county)

He Died on May 22,1944. He is buried in Los Angeles, CA


Eli Pence, in Company H, Ohio Volunteer Infantry.

(last native civil war veteran, wounded Battle of Ressaca, GA)

He Died on Jan. 23,1941. He is buried in the Carysville Cemetery


Research completed by Timothy Ward