Tag Archives: M.M. Lacey

On the Way to War

They left Camp Morton on June 19, 1861. ¬†After two months of training and learning how to be part of a unit of soldiers, these young men were on their way to war. Getting on the cars in Indianapolis, the … Continue reading

Posted in 8th Indiana Infantry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Who is L.K. Harris?

Lewis Kinsey (L.K.) Harris is my great-great grandfather.¬† His life story is told in a brief biography that probably functioned as an obituary upon his death in 1918: Lewis Kinsey Harris was born at South Bend, Indiana, May 16th, 1838. … Continue reading

Posted in 36th Indiana Infantry, 69th Indiana Infantry, 8th Indiana Infantry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments