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Pickens Butler Bird

  • Birth 12 Jan 1833 Edgefield, Edgefield County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 6 Jun 1864 Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
  • Plot Confederate Officers' Section
  • Memorial ID 7662261

Confederate Army Officer. A Florida plantation owner at the start of the Civil War, he enlisted in 1861, becoming a 2nd Lieutenant in Company K, 2nd Florida Infantry. By 1863 he was a Major in the 9th Florida Regiment, and he led that regiment at the Battle of Olustee in Florida in 1864. Wounded at the Battle of Cold Harbor in Virginia on June 3, 1864, he was transfered to a Richmond hospital where he died of his wounds three days later.

Bio by: Garver Graver


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 7 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7662261
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pickens Butler Bird (12 Jan 1833–6 Jun 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7662261, citing Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .