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Pvt Ferdinand “Ferd” Finklea

Birth
Monroe County, Alabama, USA
Death
31 Mar 1865 (aged 26–27)
Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Burial
Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Add to Map
Plot
Sec. G, Row M, Grave 78
Memorial ID
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FINKLEA, Ferdinand "Ferd" Co. C, 5th AL. Inf. Age 23 yrs. Enlisted: 7/29/61, Where: Bell's Landing, Al. Period 1 yr. C.M.R.: Sep. to Dec. 1861 present. POW Where and when captured: South Mountain, 9/14/62. Sent to Ft. Delaware, DL. Sent to Aiken's Landing, Va. 10/2/62. Declared exchanged 11/10/62. Sent to Camp Lee Paroled. POW Where and when captured: Chancellorsville, Va. 5/3/63. Sent to Central Guard House, Washington, D.C. Transferred to Lincoln Hospital for treatment 5/8/63. Lincoln U.S.A. Gen. Hospital, Washington, D.C. Admitted: 5/8/63. Flesh wound Right Arm in battle. Simple dressing. Sent to Old Capital 5/27/63. Episcopal Church Hospital, Williamsburg, Va. Complaint: Gunshot Wound. Admitted: 6/12/63. Return to duty 8/25/63. Jan. to Oct. 1864 Present re-enlisted 1/23/64. South Carolina Hospital, Petersburg, Va. Nature of wound: Gunshot Right Wrist Fractured Ulna Bone. State of health not good. Occupation farmer. Return to duty 8/25/64. Howard's Grove Hospital, Richmond, Va. Died Mar. 31, 1865.
FINKLEA, Ferdinand "Ferd" Co. C, 5th AL. Inf. Age 23 yrs. Enlisted: 7/29/61, Where: Bell's Landing, Al. Period 1 yr. C.M.R.: Sep. to Dec. 1861 present. POW Where and when captured: South Mountain, 9/14/62. Sent to Ft. Delaware, DL. Sent to Aiken's Landing, Va. 10/2/62. Declared exchanged 11/10/62. Sent to Camp Lee Paroled. POW Where and when captured: Chancellorsville, Va. 5/3/63. Sent to Central Guard House, Washington, D.C. Transferred to Lincoln Hospital for treatment 5/8/63. Lincoln U.S.A. Gen. Hospital, Washington, D.C. Admitted: 5/8/63. Flesh wound Right Arm in battle. Simple dressing. Sent to Old Capital 5/27/63. Episcopal Church Hospital, Williamsburg, Va. Complaint: Gunshot Wound. Admitted: 6/12/63. Return to duty 8/25/63. Jan. to Oct. 1864 Present re-enlisted 1/23/64. South Carolina Hospital, Petersburg, Va. Nature of wound: Gunshot Right Wrist Fractured Ulna Bone. State of health not good. Occupation farmer. Return to duty 8/25/64. Howard's Grove Hospital, Richmond, Va. Died Mar. 31, 1865.

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