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George Coen
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Birth: 1835
Death: 1864
Americus
Sumter County
Georgia, USA

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Union Civil War POW
Shot @ Confederate POW Prison, Camp Sumter (a.k.a. Andersonville Prison).
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*Note: Appx 13K total Union Soldier POW's died (many from disease/malnutrition) during the 14 mo's the prison operated out of over 45K POW's sent there in that time.
B/C of the official & personal rec's kept by a POW, Dorence Atwater, of all the deaths, 'only' {even 1 was too many} 460 had to have markers saying "Unknown, U.S. Soldier".
Cmdr of the camp, Capt. Henry Wirz, was hanged post-war b/c of how the camp was operated. 
 
Burial:
Mount Wood Cemetery
Wheeling
Ohio County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Up on the top flat area on the outgoing side of the turnaround loop.
 
Created by: FamTreeHunter
Record added: Oct 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79535615
George Coen
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