Portrait of Lucius V. Lyon, 1861-1865. Kalamazoo County. Enlisted in company C, Sixth Infantry, as Corporal, June 19, 1861, at Fort Wayne, for 3 years, age 25. Mustered Aug. 20, 1861. Sergeant Oct. 1, 1863. Discharged at Port Hudson, La., Oct. 30, 1863 to accept commission as Second Lieutenant in Twelfth Corps d'Afrique (Descriptive Roll Sixth Michigan Volunteers).