Updated: 4 May 2015  

Philetus Bacon, Private, Company C, 9th Michigan Infantry
Died January 17, 1862, West Point, Kentucky
Buried in Kinch/Coon Hill Cemetery, Jackson County, Michigan

Home: Henrietta, Michigan.  Enlisted Sept. 6, 1861, Jackson, Michigan, for 3 years, age 25.  Mustered Oct. 15, 1861.  Burial sources: findagrave.com and suvcwdb.org.  He also has a memorial headstone in Fort Duffield Memorial Cemetery, West Point, Kentucky.
Cause of Death: Pneumonia.