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William Hunter Campbell

  • Birth 9 Sep 1839 Carroll County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 18 Jun 1862 Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
  • Plot Section H, Grave 11180
  • Memorial ID 11576

Civil War Union Army Figure. He served as a civilian member of the Andrews Raiders. In April 1862, he was one of the 22 men which included 2 civilians who penetrated nearly 200 miles south into Confederate enemy territory. There they captured a railroad train at Big Shanty, Georgia in an attempt to destroy the bridges and track between Chattanooga and Atlanta. He was one of the members of that group whom were executed after their capture.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith





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  • Added: 9 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11576
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Hunter Campbell (9 Sep 1839–18 Jun 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11576, citing Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .