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 Bryant Jefferson “Babe” Eiland

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Bryant Jefferson “Babe” Eiland

  • Birth 1839 Bradley County, Arkansas, USA
  • Death 1910 Polk County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Leggett, Polk County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 55271785

Death date is between 1910-1920. Thank you to Virginia Gregorcyk for finding his most likely resting place!

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Bryant J. Eiland
Side: Confederate
Regiment State/Origin: Arkansas
Regiment Name: 9 Arkansas Infantry
Regiment Name Expanded: 9th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry
Company: C
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M376 roll 7

Private-Enlisted at Pine Bluff, Arkansas, July 25, 1861; slightly wounded at Corinth, Mississippi, October 3, 1862; captured at Vicksburg, Mississippi, July 4, 1863; paroled, July 9, 1863; absent without leave in Arkansas, December 31, 1863; took oath of allegiance at Pine Buff, Arkansas, May 7, 1864.

POW Co. C. 9 Arkansas Infantry "Henry Hornets"

Babe lived in the woods, near the Polk, and Trinity Co., Texas line.


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  • Created by: Kelley Ward
  • Added: 21 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55271785
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bryant Jefferson “Babe” Eiland (1839–1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55271785, citing Jones Prairie Cemetery, Leggett, Polk County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Kelley Ward (contributor 46862905) .