|Birth: ||Jun. 11, 1843|
|Death: ||Oct. 29, 1863|
Philip enlisted in the 33rd Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteers during the Civil War. He fought at Gettysburg. He was killed in action during the Battle at Lookout Mountain in Tennessee after being hit twice, once in the arm and then second in the heart. His body was buried and a wooden marker placed at the base of Lookout Mt.
Source: two newspaper clippings found on Ancestry
GEORGE C. & NANCY R. BUXTON
Born . . .
(the rest is illegible)
Note: His body was buried in Tennessee, so this stone is either a memorial or his body may have been exhumed later and reburied here as was often done during and after the Civil War.
Created by: Nanny
Record added: Jan 28, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 124293968
Neil B (John 3:16)
Added: Jun. 12, 2015
Thanks for your service and sacrifice during the Civil War,|
Added: Jan. 29, 2014