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The Plainville Post No. 532
Grand Army of the Republic, Plainville, IN
1891-1915

Click here to see the original charter of GAR Post # 532

Click here for roster of charter members - July 20, 1891

Click here for roster of members - May 3, 1902


Special thanks to Debra Dougherty for submitting the following picture and information

 

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Picture is thought to have been taken sometime between 1898 and 1904

Standing (L to R): Allen Dougherty, David H. Dyer, Eli Dougherty, Dr. Edward D. Millis, and 
John D. Hinkle.  Sitting (L to R): William A. Tomey, Dudley V. Ellis, and Thomas I. Bennington


Membership Information:

David H. Dyer, Allen Dougherty, and Dudley V. Ellis each served as Commander of G. A. R. Post 532.

Thomas Isaac Bennington (March 1, 1840 - March 13, 1931), Co. B, 26th Indiana Infantry.

Allen Dougherty (July 3, 1845 - February 6, 1917), Co. E, 6th Indiana Infantry Volunteers.

Eli Dougherty (April 25, 1843 - September 20, 1918), Co. E, 6th Indiana Infantry Volunteers.

David H. Dyer (1843 - February 7, 1919).

Dudley V. Ellis (1847 - 1921), Co. G, 42nd Indiana Infantry Volunteers, Enlisted March 4, 1864, Mustered out July 21, 1865.

John D. Hinkle (June 7, 1844 - May 17, 1924), Co. G., 42nd Indiana Infantry Volunteers, Enlisted September 6, 1862, Mustered out June 18, 1865.

Dr. Edward D. Millis (May 22, 1846 - December 19, 1918), Co. K, 53rd Indiana Infantry.

William A. Tomey (January 9, 1845 - September 19, 1915), Co. G, 42nd Indiana Infantry Volunteers.


According to the Indiana State Archives, the GAR Post No. 532 reorganized in 1891, disbanded in 1901, reorganized in 1902 and dropped in 1915.


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