Oregon City Enterprise, Friday, February 28, 1902
Mr. L. A. Forbes died at his home on Sunday. Interment took place at city cemetery Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. Funeral services by the Union veterans, led by Col. Jones. Deceased was a veteran of the Civil war. He leaves a widow and five sons to mourn their loss.
Civil War Pension Files: Forbes, Lealdas
Widow: Forbes, Catherine
K, 116 Ind. Inf.
Invalid, 1880 March 10, Application No. 352151, Certificate No. 361966
Widow, 1902 March 7, Application No. 758184, Certificate No. 562293, Oregon
Name: Lealders Forbes
Regiment State/Origin: Indiana
Regiment: 116th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M540 roll 24
Not in printed Company roster
Co. K mustered in from White County August 17, 1863, Mustered out March 1, 1864.