John E. Cobaugh, Co. A, 10th Pennsylvania Reserves

History of Bedford and Somerset Counties, Pennsylvania, with genealogical and personal history by The Lewis Publishing Company.

John E. Cobaugh, son of George and Louisa (Emert) Cobaugh, was born February 24, 1839. He served as a private in the Civil war in Company A, Tenth Pennsylvania Regiment of Volunteers. May 5, 1864, near Richmond, Virginia, in the battle of the Wilderness, he was wounded, and was taken to Fredericksburg, where he died May 19, 1864, his last words being, ”I am ready; all is well.”

John E. Cobaugh (1839-1864) Find a Grave Memorial

Brendon is a history buff who loves American History, especially the American Civil War. He is also a direct descendant of William H. Wagner of the 10th Pennsylvania Reserves. Member of the 9th Pennsylvania Reserves Co. A (Reenacting Unit). Creator of The Blue & Gray Historian on Instagram and Facebook. He is from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.