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Pvt Michael H. Parrish

Death 2 Oct 1864 (aged 33)
Burial Non-Cemetery Burial, Specifically: Saltville, Virginia
Memorial ID 17301487 · View Source
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M H. Parrish

Residence was not listed;
Enlisted as a Private (date unknown).
"E" Co. GA 5th Cavalry

Michael "Mike" H. Parrish enlisted in Troop C, 2nd Battalion, Georgia Cavalry on 17 May 1862. On January 20th 1863 the 1st and 2nd Georgia Calvary consolidated forming the 5th Georgia Calvary. Troop C became Company E, 5th Georgia Cavalry. Michael was killed on 2 Oct 1864 in Action in Saltville, Virginia defending the Confederacy's salt and lead mines. Michael is buried in Saltville, Virginia along with the other Confederate Soldiers in graves marked with stones without names.
Mike Parrish, son of Ansel PARRISH and Nancy HOLLOWAY, was born 18 Jun 1831. He lived in or near Statesboro, Georgia, before enlisting.

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  • Maintained by: Bob Trapp
  • Originally Created by: Bev
  • Added: 4 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17301487
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Michael H. Parrish (18 Jun 1831–2 Oct 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17301487, ; Maintained by Bob Trapp (contributor 46998499) Non-Cemetery Burial, who reports a Saltville, Virginia.