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Pvt Lewis Brewer
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Birth: 1843
Benton County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1862
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Son of Sterling Brewer and Mary LNU; Served in Brown's 55th Regt., Co. B. from Benton County, Tennessee. Died in Camp Douglas the same day as his cousin William Bryant Brewer. Their in-law, Benjamin Franklin Farmer, who was also taken to Camp Douglas, was released upon oath of allegiance. 
 
Note: One of 6,000 Confederate soldiers buried here who died as Prisoners of War at Camp Douglas in Chicago.
 
Burial:
Oak Woods Cemetery
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Confederate Mound
 
Maintained by: Christa Holland Isom
Originally Created by: Randy Adams (inactive)
Record added: Jan 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7092676
Pvt Lewis Brewer
Added by: R Lerch
 
Pvt Lewis Brewer
Added by: R Lerch
 
Pvt Lewis Brewer
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Added by: William Sweeney
 
 
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Rest well, uncle. You are not forgotten. My sons will honor you and your brothers as they join the SCV through you this month.
- Christa Holland Isom
 Added: Jul. 28, 2012
Thank you for your Confederate service. Your sacrifice is not forgotten. Rest in honored peace.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Oct. 27, 2010

- grave hunter
 Added: Nov. 17, 2003
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