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 John King Jackson

John King Jackson

Birth
Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
Death 27 Feb 1866 (aged 38)
Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, USA
Burial Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
Plot North side of 5th Street, 1st walkway east of west wall
Memorial ID 9080 · View Source
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Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. He graduated from Columbia University, South Carolina, in 1846 and practiced law until the beginning of the Civil War. He raised the 1st Georgia Infantry, the Augusta Volunteer Battalion Confederate Militia and was appointed Colonel of the 5th Georgia Regiment in 1861. Promoted Brigadier General, he commanded a brigade in General Bragg's Corps at Shiloh and in August, 1864, took charge of the Department of Florida. After the war he resumed his law practice in Augusta, Georgia.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 10 Apr 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9080
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John King Jackson (8 Feb 1828–27 Feb 1866), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9080, citing Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .