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PVT Samuel M Thompson

PVT Samuel M Thompson

Birth
USA
Death 18 Dec 1864
New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Sec 1, Site 1817
Memorial ID 2599493 · View Source
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12th Regiment TX Cavalry Co A (Parsons Brigade)
Captured 25 Aug-Sep 1864 at Bullitt's Bayou, LA by 4th Regt Ill Cav; sent to Ship Island, MI and then to Fort Columbus, NYH; died of disease 18 Dec 1864 at USA General Hospital and buried 20 Dec 1864, age 17.
Father Charles W. Thompson wrote letter 20 Dec 1864 asking for information about son, noted he jointed against wished of father; resident of Matamoras, Mexico.
(NARA Muster Cards)


Inscription

S. M. Thompson/Tex/CSA


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2599493
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Samuel M Thompson (unknown–18 Dec 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2599493, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .