Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Algers in:
 • Andersonville National Cemetery
 • Andersonville National Historic Site
 • Macon County
 • Georgia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Warren A. Alger
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: 1840
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1864
Sumter County
Georgia, USA

Corporal, Co. D, 15th Massachusetts Infantry
(1st Brig., 2nd Div., 2nd Corps, Army of the Potomac)

The son of George W. and Susan E. (Sanders) Alger.
The husband of Emma M. (Patch), who he married in Worcester, MA on Dec. 1, 1862.

Warren Alger was a 21 year-old Machinist from Worcester, MA, when he enlisted on July 12, 1861 and was mustered that same day into service as a Private. He was reported missing at the battle of Ball's Bluff, VA on October 21, 1861, but returned to his regiment. He was again reported missing in action from July 2 to July 3, 1863 during the battle of Gettysburg, again returning to the 15th Mass. Infantry. Warren re-enlisted for three years service on February 7, 1864 and may have been promoted to Corporal on this date, although the actual date is unknown. He was taken prisoner at Petersburg, VA on June 22, 1864 and died at Andersonville on August 14, 1864 due to Chronic Diarrhea. 
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Macon County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Grave 5650
Created by: Donald Thompson
Record added: Jul 24, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11420270
Warren A. Alger
Added by: pat callahan
Warren A. Alger
Added by: Donald Thompson
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Donald Thompson
 Added: Jul. 24, 2005
With love and an Angel's kiss .....
 Added: Jan. 5, 2014

- Veteran's family
 Added: Jul. 14, 2011
There are 9 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service