|Death: ||Jul. 3, 1863|
Civil War Confederate Soldier. The full particulars of this soldier's history are unknown. The inscription on his marker designates him as having been "a member of Capt. Shira's Co. 12th VA Cavalry". He was killed in Mercersburg during the Gettysburg Campaign.
Created by: Stonewall
Record added: Oct 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22552604
Added: Aug. 30, 2012
Added: Mar. 31, 2011
On July 3, 1863, three Confederate riders in Mercersburg's town square were ambushed by two Union stragglers. Bullets passed through Private J.W. Alban, killing him and also the horse of the rider beside him. The third man quickly galloped out of town. Th...(Read more)|
David M. Myers
Added: Sep. 24, 2009
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