Elliot N. and Henry M. Bush papers  1863-1864
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Biography

Bush, Elliot N., d. 1864

Rank : Capt.

Regiment : 95th Illinois Infantry Regiment. Co. G (1862-1865)

Service : 1862 September 4-1864 June 10

Bush, Henry M.

Rank : 1st Lt.

Regiment : 95th Illinois Infantry Regiment (1862-1865)

Service : 1862 September 4-1864 June 10

The Bush brothers served in the 95th Illinois Infantry from the time of its formation in September 1862. Elliot Bush was Captain of Co. G, while Henry Bush, a 1st Lieut., appears to have been assigned to duty as brigade commissary before being promoted to Captain following Elliot's death at Guntown, Miss.