Debusk, John E.

Photo:  21st Infantry banner captured at Gettysburg21st VA infantryAge at Enlistment:  41

Length of Service: 1862-1865

State:  Virginia

Rank:  Pvt

Unit21st VA Infantry Mileham’s Co.; Washington County, VA Militia

Service RecordHe enlisted and was the company butcher from 1 Oct to 11 Nov 1861; He was likely too old to serve in the ranks; He then appears on the rolls of the Washington Co., VA Militia in April 1862; NFR

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:   Lipps Cemetery, Big Stone Gap, Wise Co. VA

Soldier Info:  Born in Washington Co., VA in 1821; Died in Wise, VA in 1891. Before the war he was a carpenter.  Middle name is “Eakin”

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