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John Salling
Birth: May 15, 1846
Death: Mar. 16, 1959

According to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, John Salling was the last surviving Confederate Veteran of the U.S. Civil War. An article in the February 1991 issue of Blue & Gray magazine states he was an impostor. His authenticity is in question. 
 
Burial:
Salling Family Cemetery
Scott County
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 08, 2000
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John Salling
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John Salling
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John Salling
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Life magazine issue 30 May 1949, Vol. 26, #22 has photos of the 68 Civil War veterans still living in 1949. If you would like a copy of the photo, just let me know and I can e-mail it to you. Thank you.
- Laura Tully
 Added: Aug. 17, 2016

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 Added: Jul. 19, 2015
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