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Pvt John H Allen
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1834
Person County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1904
Texas, USA

Member of Company B, Second Mississippi Volunteer Infantry. His service was in the east. Among the engagements in which he participated were those of Manassas, Bull Run, Seven Pines, seven days' fight in front of Richmond, and Malvern Hill. At the last name battle he was shot in the hand, the wound resulting in amputation and ending his active service. Previous to this he had been wounded a number of times, not seriously, however. At Manassas he received a scalp wound in the forehead, at Seven Pines he was wounded in the ankle and leg, and in the engagement before Richmond he received three slight wounds - seven in all. After the amputation of his hand he was unable for further duty and was honorably discharged, that being in 1863.He served one term as county commissioner since his location here, and he has also been a notary public. Fraternally, he is identified with both the Odd Fellows and the Masons, his membership in the latter order being in C. T. Bond Lodge, No. 339, A.F.&A.M., of Mississippi.
Asbury Cemetery
Hood County
Texas, USA
Created by: Graveaddiction
Record added: Aug 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9283343
Pvt John H Allen
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Pvt John H Allen
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- Roxღed
 Added: Feb. 8, 2014
Thank you for your Confederate Service. Rest in Peace.
- Louann Owens Rubel, UDC 2429, Euless, Texas
 Added: Jul. 24, 2013
Remembering And Honoring A True Southern Patriot - A Confederate Soldier. Deo Vindice.
- Robert F. Rubel, SCV Camp 1937, Cleburne, Texas
 Added: Sep. 17, 2012
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