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Pvt Henry Davis

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 31 May 1863 (aged 25–26)
Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 102854023 View Source
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Civil War Veteran
Co K 31st Iowa Infantry
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From military records:
Davis, Henry.
Age 25.
Residence Bellevue,Ia.
Nativity Pennsylvania.
Enlisted Aug. 12, 1862.
Mustered Oct. 13, 1862.
Died of sunstroke May 31, 1863, near Vicksburg, Miss.
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Assume buried as unknown. Many headboards were no longer legible or vandalized by the end of the war.
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Alexander, David, Henry, James, Westley, William J and William Sr. Davis (probably fathers and sons )All enlisted into Co K 31st Iowa Infantry. All from Bellvue,IA and nativity Pennsylvania. Alexander died of disease Youngs Point,LA. Henry died of sunstroke near Vicksburg. James Died of disease at Vicksburg. Westley was discharged for disability Black River Bridge,MS. William Sr. died of disease at St Louis. Only David, Westley and William J survived the war.
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William J is buried in Los Angeles National Cemetery.

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  • Maintained by: Carrie
  • Originally Created by: K L Bonnett
  • Added: 31 Dec 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 102854023
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/102854023/henry-davis : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Henry Davis (1837–31 May 1863), Find a Grave Memorial ID 102854023, citing Vicksburg National Cemetery, Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Carrie (contributor 47959405) .