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Abraham Dawson
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Birth: unknown
Death: Feb. 11, 1862

Civil War Veteran
Co E 10th Iowa Infantry

From military records:
Dawson, Abraham.
Age 26.
Residence Richmond,Ia
Nativity Virginia.
Enlisted Aug. 24, 1861, as First Corporal.
Mustered Sept. 6, 1861.
Wounded in leg and arms severely Jan. 8, 1862, near Charlestown, Mo.
Died Feb. 11, 1862, Bird's Point, Mo.
Buried in National Cemetery, Mound City, Ill. Section C, grave 2909.
(Note this is by the old cemetery numbering system)
Service of 10th Iowa during his enlistment:
Mustered Camp Fremont near Iowa City. Ordered to St Louis Sep 6, thence to Cape Girardeau,Mo. Oct 1 until Nov . Expedition against Thompson's forces Nov 2-12. Action at Bloomfield,Mo Nov 10. Moved to Bird's Point Mo Nov 12. Action at Charleston,Mo Jan 8 1862.

Information from K L Bonnett

Family links: 
  Martha Baughan Davidson (1838 - 1863)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: bur. 01/01/1867
Mound City National Cemetery
Mound City
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Plot: C 0 1248
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Originally Created by: tag
Record added: Nov 15, 2007
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Abraham Dawson
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Abraham Dawson
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Co. E, 10th Iowa Infantry Regiment
- C & N Rasmussen
 Added: Dec. 13, 2011

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