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William Daniel "Uncle Eli" Townsend
Birth: Apr. 12, 1846
Meridian
Lauderdale County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1953
Olla
La Salle Parish
Louisiana, USA

Pvt Co B 27th Louisiana Infantry C.S.A.
Proud Confederate Soldier

Was one of the last seven veterans of the war and the last surviving Confederate Veteran from Louisiana.

(from Booth's Records)
Townsend, W., Pvt. Co. B, 27th La. Inf. En. Camp Norwood, Sept. 8, 186-. Present on Rolls to Dec., 1862. Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War, Captured and paroled at Vicksburg, Miss., July 4,1863.

 
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Lot B, Confederate Veterans Bivouac
 
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Record added: Nov 11, 2002
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