Portrait of Simon or Samuel C. Guild, 1861. Flint. Entered service in company A, Eighth Infantry, at organization, as Captain, June 19, 1861, at Flint, for 3 years, age 22. Commissioned Sept. 21, 1861. Mustered Sept. 23, 1861. Killed in the act of storming a fort on James Island, S.C., June 16, 1862 (Descriptive Roll Eighth Michigan Infantry).