John Albert

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John Albert

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 28 May 1864
  • Burial Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia, USA
  • Plot G-6985
  • Memorial ID 42688114

Albe--, John
Orig bur New Hope Church.
Buried as an Unknown between George Gasaway, Co K (M) 65th Indiana, in G-6984 and James Harbit, Co G 7th Ohio Cavalry, in G-6986.

John Albert, 65th Indiana Co K recruit. Resident of Alfordsville, In. "Killed at Pumpkin Vine Hill, Ga., May 28, '64."
-Indiana AG

65th Indiana (Mounted Infantry) Regiment
...4th Brigade, 4th Division, 23rd Army Corps, to November, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Cavalry Division, Dept. of the Ohio, to April, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 23rd Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, to February, 1865...
-CWSS

"It was in a fight at Dandridge on Jan. 17, 1864. The regiment was dismounted the following April and assigned to the 2nd brigade, 3d division, 23d corps, joining Sherman's army for the Atlanta campaign on April 30. It was engaged in all the battles and skirmishes of that campaign, commencing at Resaca, then joined in the pursuit of Hood into Alabama and Tennessee, fought at Columbia and Franklin, took a conspicuous part at Nashville, and moved in pursuit of Hood as far as the Tennessee river.

It was transferred to Alexandria, Va., in Jan. 1865; moved thence to the vicinity of Fort Fisher near Wilmington, N. C., bore the brunt of the attack on Fort Anderson, and was conspicuous in the skirmish at Town Creek. It then moved to Greensboro, where it was mustered out June 22, 1865.

Its original strength was 942; gain by recruits, 228; total, 1,170. Loss by death, 236; desertion, 59, unaccounted for, 8.
Source: The Union Army, vol. 3"
-Indiana Regiments... blog

In VA Grave Locator as:
ABBE, JNO
BURIED AT: SECTION G SITE 6985


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  • Created by: Janet
  • Added: 4 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42688114
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Albert (unknown–28 May 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42688114, citing Marietta National Cemetery, Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Janet (contributor 46573654) .