John W. Beem
Mustered into service with the Band on July 29th, 1861
Buried  Riverside Cemetery, Owen Co. Indiana
John W. Beem served in the Band until September of 1862 when he left the Army with the other band members. He returned home and on October 11th, 1863 he joined Company E of the 1st Indiana Heavy Artillery as a Musician. He was later promoted to Principal Musician and he held that position until his muster out on January 13th, 1866.

He received a pension after the war.