James M. Karnes
Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 1839
Died 1875
Buried  Taylor Cemetery, Van Buren Co. Michigan
Photos courtesy Karyn R. at Find  A  Grave
Soon after the regiment was sent to Washington D.C. James  became sick and was discharged from the service sometime in the winter of 1861/1862.
In the early summer of 1862 James joined Company F of the 55th Indiana Infantry. Private Karnes was again discharged from the service on September 1st, 1862 in Indianapolis Indiana.