Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 01 June 1841
Died 14 December 1910
Buried Evergreen Home Cemetery, Gage Co. Nebraska
Private Thornburg was discharged for disability in November of 1861. On February 15th, 1865 he joined Company H of the 147th Indiana Infantry where he served until his final muster out on August 4th, 1865.