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Isaac W Adkins
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Birth: 1844
Fall Creek
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1864
Georgia, USA

Isaac W Adkins, Co K 78th Illinois

Residence PAYSON, ADAMS CO, IL Age 18 Height 5'7 Hair AUBURN Eyes BROWN Complexion MEDIUM Marital Status SINGLE Occupation FARMER

Service Record
Joined AUG 15, 1862 PAYSON, IL
Joined By CPT VERNON Period 3 YRS
Muster In SEP 1, 1862 QUINCY, IL



Repulse of Forest's attack on Fort Donelson, Tenn., February 3. Moved to Franklin, Tenn., February 12, and duty there till June 23. Actions at Franklin March 4, April 10 and June 4-5. March to Triune, Murfreesboro and thence to Army near Shelbyville, June 24-28. Middle Tennessee (or Tullahoma) Campaign June 28-July 7. Occupation of Shelbyville July 1. Occupation of Middle Tennessee till August 16. Passage of Cumberland Mountains and Tennessee River and Chickamauga (Ga.) Campaign August 16-September 22. Battle of Chickamauga September 19-20. Siege of Chattanooga, Tenn., September 24-November 23. Chattanooga-Ringgold Campaign November 23-27. Tunnel Hill November 23-24. Mission Ridge November 24-25. Chickamauga Station November 26 (Regiment temporarily attached to 15th Army Corps, November 24). March to relief of Knoxville November 29-December 17. Duty at Rossville, Ga., till May, 1864. Demonstration on Dalton, Ga., February 22-27. Tunnel Hill, Buzzard's Roost Gap and Rocky Faced Ridge February 23-25. Reconnoissance from Rossville to La Fayette April 11-13. Atlanta (Ga.) Campaign May 1-September 8. Tunnel Hill May 6-7. Demonstration on Rocky Faced Ridge May 8-11. Buzzard's Roost Gap May 8-9. Demonstration on Dalton May 9-13. Battle of Resaca May 14-15. Rome May 17-18. Advance on Dallas May 19-25. Operations on line of Pumpkin Vine Creek and battles about Dallas, New Hope Church and Allatoona Hills May 25-June 5. Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 9-July 2. Pine Mountain June 11-14. Lost Mountain June 15-17. Assault on Kenesaw June 27.
Family links: 
  William P Adkins (1813 - 1882)
  Ora Esther Davis Adkins (1820 - 1905)
  Thomas Stanton Adkins (1839 - 1920)*
  Isaac W Adkins (1844 - 1864)
  Margaret J. Adkins (1846 - 1880)*
  Nancy Caroline Adkins Gay (1849 - 1931)*
  David J. Adkins (1852 - 1915)*
  James Milton Adkins (1857 - 1929)*
  Daniel Charles Adkins (1866 - 1927)*
*Calculated relationship
Marietta National Cemetery
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: I-9393
Maintained by: Janet
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3946037
Isaac W Adkins
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Isaac W Adkins
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