Updated: 2 May 2015
James Winters, Private, Company D, 9th Michigan Infantry
November 13, 1861, Fort Duffield Memorial Cemetery
West Point, Kentucky
Home: Ionia County, Michigan. Enlisted Sept. 5, 1861, at Lyons, Michigan,
for 3 years, age 24. Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. "He was severely injured by
falling into a dry cistern the night the regiment arrived from Michigan."
Cause of Death: Fell Into Cistern.