Pvt Michael M “Mike” Hubbert

Pvt Michael M “Mike” Hubbert

Birth
Alabama, USA
Death 18 Apr 1863
Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg City, Virginia, USA
Burial Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg City, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 9, Stone 195
Memorial ID 75533127 · View Source
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(New) Company I "Minutemen of Attala" (Attala County), 13th Mississippi Infantry, Barksdale's Brigade, McLaws' Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

This 23-year-old enlisted 13 Mar 1861 at Corinth, Mississippi and was mustered into Captain Fletcher's Company, Mississippi Volunteers as a Private at Kosciusko by Lt. Joseph Bradley. (This company subsequently became (New) Company I, 13th Mississippi Infantry.
Reported as sick on 1 Jun 1861, he was sent home to recuperate, returning to duty the following early Sept.
On 1 Oct 1861 he was diagnosed with erysipelas (infection) of an eye.
Transferred into the Regimental Band as Musician on 1 Dec 1861.
Detailed as Commissary Sgt. 8 Nov 1862.
On 1 Apr 1863 Michael was reported as sick, "Died 9:30 a.m. from illness," (typhoid pneumonia) and was "buried Fredericksburg City Cemetery at 4:00 PM that same day by his Company with the Honors of War, escorted by the Regimental Band; Chaplain Dr. Thomas Sterling West officiated".
"Mike" authored a diary throughout his service.

The 13th 13th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Corinth, Mississippi, in May, 1861. Its members were raised in the counties of Lauderdale, Winston, Wayne, Attala, Newton, Chickasaw, Kemper, and Clarke.

Bio by: BigFrench


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  • Maintained by: BigFrench
  • Originally Created by: Florence Barnick
  • Added: 26 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75533127
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Michael M “Mike” Hubbert (unknown–18 Apr 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75533127, citing Fredericksburg Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by BigFrench (contributor 46554304) .