Died, at St. John's hospital, Oct. 6, 1887, James L. Carman, aged 65 years. Deceased was a veteran of the Fourteenth Illinois infantry (Gov. Palmer's regiment) and a member of the G. A. R. The burial will take place at Oak Ridge cemetery. IL State Register, Springfield, IL 10-7-1887
Inscription: Enlisted as a soldier in 1861, in Co E 14th Ill. Inft.