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 Hugh Alfred Garland

Hugh Alfred Garland

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 30 Nov 1864 (aged 27)
Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Plot Block 75, Lot 244
Memorial ID 18509 · View Source
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Colonel, C.S.A. As captain of Company F (the Jackson Grays) 2d Regiment, Missouri Volunteer Militia, Garland was among those taken prisoner at Camp Jackson on May 10, 1861. After his parole, Garland joined the Confederate service & became a captain in the 1st Missouri Infantry, participating in the battles of Shiloh, Corinth, Grand Gulf, Port Gibson & Champion Hill. Elected major in 1862, he advanced to lieutenant colonel the following year. After the surrender of Vicksburg, Garland was on recruiting duty at Richmond until he returned to field service. He succeeded to command of the consolidated 1st/4th Missouri Infantry. Colonel Garland was killed in the assault on Franklin, Tennessee & was buried on the battlefield. He was later reinterred at Bellefontaine Cemetery.



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  • Added: 21 Nov 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18509
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hugh Alfred Garland (13 Jan 1837–30 Nov 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18509, citing Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .