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John W. Alban
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jul. 3, 1863

Civil War Confederate Soldier. The full particulars of this soldier's history are unknown. The inscription on his marker designates him as having been "a member of Capt. Shira's Co. 12th VA Cavalry". He was killed in Mercersburg during the Gettysburg Campaign. 
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Mercersburg
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Stonewall
Record added: Oct 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22552604
John W. Alban
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John W. Alban
Added by: Karen White
 
John W. Alban
Added by: Stonewall
 
 
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God bless.
- Wisteria
 Added: Aug. 30, 2012

- T.A.S.
 Added: Mar. 31, 2011
On July 3, 1863, three Confederate riders in Mercersburg's town square were ambushed by two Union stragglers. Bullets passed through Private J.W. Alban, killing him and also the horse of the rider beside him. The third man quickly galloped out of town. Th...(Read more)
- David M. Myers
 Added: Sep. 24, 2009
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