Pvt William P. Allen

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Pvt William P. Allen

Perry County, Mississippi, USA
Death 5 May 1863
Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 34866835 · View Source
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Enlisted in Company G, 27th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 17 September 1861, at Augusta, Mississippi. Records indicate that he was 5'8" tall, with fair complexion, blue eyes, and auburn hair, born in Perry County, Mississippi. The company muster roll of Mar-Apr 1863, notes "Hospital Chattanooga since Apr 17, 1863 by order Surgeon." He died 5 May 1863, in Gilmer Hospital in Chattanooga of typhoid. He had $24 in his possession which was turned over to the surgeon in charge, who subsequently turned the funds over to the Council of Administration. His mother, Sarah Hathorn, filed for and received his back pay and commutation for clothing in the amount of $64.33.


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 34866835
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William P. Allen (unknown–5 May 1863), Find a Grave Memorial no. 34866835, citing Chattanooga Confederate Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Rick Bryant (contributor 47139465) .