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William J Lawton
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Birth: unknown, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1864
Summerville (Chattooga County)
Chattooga County
Georgia, USA

Lawton was a Union spy, sometimes called Captain Lawton. He served under General Stahel in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia in 1862 as a cavalry scout. His MO was to wear Confederate uniform. In Sept 1863 he transferred to Chattanooga. He was killed on a raid on April 3, 1864, by Confederate guerrilla Calvin Jones Andrews. 
 
Burial:
Mahan Farmhouse
Chattooga County
Georgia, USA
Plot: buried by front steps
 
Created by: Tennessee Irish
Record added: Sep 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117353144
William J Lawton
Added by: Tennessee Irish
 
 
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