PVT Wiliam Alva H. Barksdale

Birth
Hancock County, Georgia, USA
Death 11 Jan 1865 (aged 22–23)
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Confederate Circle
Memorial ID 55238578 · View Source
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CSA, Company E, 12th Louisiana Infantry. William was captured 16 December 1864 at Nashville, Tennessee. He died at the U.S.A. General Hospital on 11 January 1865 from exhaustion of gunshot wound of left shoulder penetrating pleural cavity. His burial record indicated the following information: death age 22; born Georgia; single; residence Mitchell County, Georgia; no effects; relative - William Barksdale, Albany, Daugherty County, Georgia; burial Nashville City Cemetery; grave #11152. After the war, William's remains were exhumed from Nashville City Cemetery and re-interred at Mount Olivet in the Confederate Section.


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  • Created by: Cousins by the Dozens
  • Added: 21 Jul 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 55238578
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Wiliam Alva H. Barksdale (1842–11 Jan 1865), Find a Grave Memorial no. 55238578, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Cousins by the Dozens (contributor 46904925) .