Capt Preston Morton

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Capt Preston Morton

Birth
Kentucky, USA
Death 6 Apr 1862 (aged 27)
Tennessee, USA
Burial Hartford, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 38618423 · View Source
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American Civil War Soldiers
Name: Preston Morton
Side Served: Union
State Served: Kentucky
Service Record: Enlisted as a Captain.
Commission in Company A, 17th Infantry Regiment Kentucky on 3 Jan 1862.
Killed Company A, 17th Infantry Regiment Kentucky on 6 Apr 1862 at Shiloh, TN
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Union soldier in Civil War, commanded Company A, 17th KY Regiment, killed at Battle of Shiloh on 6 Apr 1862. Monument erected at his grave in Hartford on 30 May 1891.
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Son of Isaac and Sarah H Morton

Gravesite Details Erected by Preston Morton Post #4, Dept of KY G A R

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Karen
  • Added: 22 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38618423
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Preston Morton (28 Aug 1834–6 Apr 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38618423, citing Morton Family Plot, Hartford, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .