Pvt E. Thedford

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 21 Mar 1862
  • Burial Non-Cemetery Burial
  • Memorial ID 65920729

Private CO A
7th Texas Mounted Volunteers, CSA
Muster location: Parker County, Texas
Burial location is unknown

"Died of sickness likely respiratory illness such as influenza or pneumonia. Pvts Carruthers and Thedford are believed to buried along side Sgt Kenney.

7th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (7th Mounted Volunteers)

7th Cavalry Regiment, about 1,000 strong, was organized at Victoria, Texas, during the summer of 1861. Many of the men were from San Antonio and Palestine, and Angelina County. After serving in the Army of New Mexico, the unit was assigned to Green's and Hardeman's Brigade in the Trans-Mississippi Department. It participated in various conflicts in Louisiana and reported 6 killed, 35 wounded, and 34 missing at Cox's Plantation, and 2 wounded at Bayou Bourbeau. The regiment was included in the surrender on June 2, 1865. Its commanders were Colonels Arthur P. Bagby and William Steele; Lieutenant Colonels P. T. Herbert, Powhatan Jordan, and J. S. Sutton; and Major Gustave Hoffmann.



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  • Created by: S PRICE Nance
  • Added: 20 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65920729
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt E. Thedford (unknown–21 Mar 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65920729, ; Maintained by S PRICE Nance (contributor 46984618) Non-Cemetery Burial.