Pvt. Joseph August Dupont

Co. G & Co. K- 93rd Indiana Infantry

Joseph August Dupont was born in Chiny, Belgium on July 20, 1839. He emigrated to the Perry County, Indiana area with family members and others from his home place in Belgium. He married Elizabeth Rhodes and they had fourteen children. He died in Perry County on January 4, 1907, and is buried in the St. Augustine Cemetery. Joseph served with the Indiana Infantry Companies G & K. and was mustered in the 93rd Indiana Infantry on 28 August 1862 and he was mustered out on 10 August 1865 in Memphis, Tennessee.