Pvt. Berhard McDaniel

OH Vol Inf, Co. A, 74th Reg

Berhard McDaniel was born in 1832.  When he was 29 years old, he enlisted as a Private in Co. A, 74th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry on October 9, 1861 for a period of 3 years.

This Regiment took 6 months to get organized and bore an honorable part in the Battle of Stone River, Tennessee from December 31, 1862 to January 2, 1863. He was then discharged as a Private with an honorable discharge.

In 1867, while living in Odin, Illinois, a daughter, Cora, was born to Berhard and his wife.

Submitted for Charter Member:

Cora Davis, Daughter, Initiated 8-22-1930