|Death: ||Mar. 10, 1864|
St. Louis City
Pvt. William L. Alderson
Enlisted in Co. E, 12th Missouri Cavalry on 14 Dec 1863 at Princeton, MO.
Died of smallpox at Benton Barracks, St. Louis, MO.
This grave was moved from Arsenal/Quarantine Island Cemetery St. Louis MO (Defunct) after a flood in 1876 washed away the wooden markers of the graves. Arsenal Island Cemetery was located in the middle of Mississippi River near Arsenal Street. First a city cemetery, then a military cemetery for soldiers during the Civil War.
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Oakville (St. Louis County)
St. Louis County
Created by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
Record added: Mar 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106341552
Died from smallpox, originally buried Arsenal Island Ref: Roll of Honor Vol X "Smallpox Hospital, Arsenal Island, St Louis MO"|
Added: Jun. 7, 2013