|Death: ||Nov. 8, 1915|
Newton Adams (First_Last)
Regiment Name 63 Alabama Infantry (2 Alabama Reserves)
Soldier's Rank_In Private
Soldier's Rank_Out Private
Alternate Name Nurburson/Adams
Film Number M374 roll 1
2nd Regiment, Alabama Reserve (63rd Regiment Infantry)
2nd Reserve Regiment [also called 63rd Regiment] was organized in July, 1864, at Montgomery, Alabama. Many of the enlisted men were between the ages of sixteen and eighteen and were from the southernmost counties of the state. It served at Mobile assigned to General Liddell's, then B.M. Thomas' Brigade, District of the Gulf. The unit suffered severe losses in the battles of Fort Gaines, Spanish Fort, and Fort Blakely. With less than 100 men, it surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana. It was commanded by Colonel Olin F. Rice, Lieutenant Colonel Junius A. Law, and Major John H. Echols.
Note: Confederate States Army
Confederate Cemetery #2
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Record added: Apr 27, 2006
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