Mustered into service as a Private on March 3rd, 1864
Born 27 January 1847
Died 13 October 1867
Buried Bluff Point Cemetery, Jay Co. Indiana
Private Cherry was severely wounded at the Battle of Petersburg Virginia on June 18th, 1864 that resulted in the amputation of his right leg at the thigh.
He filed for and started to receive a pension in 1865.
Bluff Point Cemetery