Item: 1st Lieutenant Theodore Stimming – 31st Iowa Infantry
L.J.T.P.  Number: 100.023 (and 100.023.01)  
Medium: Carte de Visite
Creator: Ph. E. Thuemmler, Dubuque, Iowa
Date: Circa 1862
Place: Dubuque
Period: Civil War America  1860 – 1865
Keywords: Theodore Stimming, 31st Iowa Infantry, Civil War, Ph. E. Thuemmler
Citation: Thuemmler, Ph. E. 1st Lieutenant Theodore Stimming – 31st Iowa Infantry.  C.1862. Dubuque.  Library of John T. Pregler, Dubuque.


(Source: Library of John T. Pregler)

  • Resident of Cedar Falls, Iowa and 32 years old at time of Civil War.
  • Served in Company H of the 1st Iowa Infantry as Fourth Sergeant from April 23 – August 21, 1861.
  • Re-enlisted on 8/12/1862 as a 1st Lieutenant.
  • 10/13/1862 commissioned into Company B of the 31st Iowa Infantry.
  • Mustered out of service on 6/27/1865 in Louisville, Kentucky.
  • Promoted to Major 3/31/1863 and to Lt. Colonel on 5/27/1865.
  • Member of GAR Post 790 – General Wm. E. Strong Camp – Ravenwood, Illinois.
  • Died 12/16/1907