Civil War Veterans Buried In Washington State - Milton McClanahan

Milton R. McClanahan

Representing: Union

Unit History

  • 172nd Ohio Infantry G
Milton McClanahan
Soldier History

•Name: Milton R. McClanahan
•Sex: M
•Birth: 2 OCT 1828 in Adams County, OH
•Death: 2 OCT 1908 in Washington Soldiers Home, Orting, Pierce County, WA 1
•Burial: Soldiers Home Cemetery, Orting, WA

Milton R. Mclanahan

Residence was not listed; 36 years old.
Enlisted on 5/2/1864 at Gallipolis, OH as a Private.
On 5/14/1864 he mustered into "G" Co. OH 172nd Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 9/3/1864 at Gallipolis, OH



Family History

A paralyzed veteran with service in the 172nd
National Guard Infantry of Ohio, he arrived from Spokane. He survived a mere eleven hours.
“Exhaustion from traveling,” the death certificate read.


Buried at Washington Old Soldiers Home Cemetery Orting
Row: Section 2 Circle I
Site: 13

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