Person:William Wirshing (1)

William Wirshing
b.abt 1821
d.bef 11 Dec 1876
Facts and Events
Name William Wirshing
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1821
Death[2] bef 11 Dec 1876
Burial[3] Woodland cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

Civil War Service

  • Private, Company C, 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery
  • Mustered in 12 September 1862
  • Mustered out 20 June 1865 at Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Also served in 1st Independent Battery, Ohio Light Artillery

Source: 1


  • No veterans pension
  • Widow's Pension: Application 228941, Certificate 241938

Source: 2

  1. Foraker, J.B; H.A. Axline; and J.S. Robinson. Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866. (Akron [Ohio]: Werner Co., 1886-1895).
  2. United States. Veterans Administration. Organization index to pension files of veterans who served between 1861 and 1900- [1917]. (Washington, District of Columbia: The National Archives, 1949).
  3. Find A Grave.