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Maj Micah John Jenkins

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Maj Micah John Jenkins

  • Birth 3 Jul 1857 Orangeburg County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 17 Oct 1912 Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Yonges Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 13909482

Son of Confederate Brigadier General Micah Jenkins, P.A.C.S., who was Mortally Wounded in May of 1864 at the Battle of the Wilderness, Virginia. He served in the Spanish American War, and enrolled as Captain of Troop K, 1st United States Volunteer Cavalry Regiment, "The Rough Riders", he fought with the Regiment in Cuba and was present during the attack on San Juan Hill. He was promoted to Major of the Regiment on August 11th, 1898; and was mustered out of service with the Regimentat Montauck Point, Long Island, New York.


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  • Created by: Kenneth Robison II
  • Added: 10 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13909482
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Micah John Jenkins (3 Jul 1857–17 Oct 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13909482, citing Saint Pauls Episcopal Church Cemetery, Yonges Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Kenneth Robison II (contributor 46542264) .