|Death: ||Oct. 23, 1864|
2 Lieut. Quantrill's Co. Missouri Cavalry C.S.A. He was a bridge mason before the war and with the MSG before joining Quantrill Jan 1862. Killed at Independence, MO, 21 October 1864, just east of the Little Blue River by a Union sharpshooter. The guerrillas pushed Generals Blunt, Jennison, and Moonlight 2 ½ miles northeast of Independence, where a sniper shot him. He was carried by is men to the house of a Mrs. Burns, where he died about an hour later. His men buried him that night in the Independence Cemetery. David Poole then took command of his unit. Indicted 18 Nov 1863 for the murder of George Burt at Lawrence, 21 Aug 1863. Killed in action in 1864.
Plot: Div 1, Sec 6, Bl 14, Lot 4, Sp 6
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