Edward G Smith
(1846 – 1864)
Edward G. Smith was 18 years old when he enlisted as a private in the 3rd MI Cavalry, Company I on October 2, 1864 in Mount Morris, Genesee County, MI. He listed Southfield Twp., where he had been working since the age of 13 as farm laborer on the farm of Harman Harpley, as his residence. Five months later on July 7, 1864 Edward G. Smith died of disease at DeVall’s Bluff, AR. He is buried in the Little Rock National Cemetery, Little Rock, Arkansas.