Updated: 4 May 2015  

Henry Redner, Private, Company C, 9th Michigan Infantry
Died December 4, 1861, at West Point, Kentucky
Buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Napoleon, Michigan

Home: Columbia, Michigan.  Enlisted Sept. 6, 1861, at Columbia, Michigan, for 3 years, age 21.  Mustered Oct. 15, 1861.  December 1, 1861, "Henry Redner was taken back to hospital yesterday.  He is a first rate boy but is one that will never make a good soldier for this reason.  He is never content and is so homesick" - Letters of Pvt. John C. Love.  Burial sources: findagrave.com and suvcwdb.org.  He also has a memorial headstone in Fort Duffield Memorial Cemetery, West Point, Kentucky.
Cause of Death: Measles.

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