Lieut Joel Crawford Archer

Lieut Joel Crawford Archer

Birth
Death 28 Jan 1923 (aged 83)
Burial Granbury, Hood County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 9282622 · View Source
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In 1861 he joined Captain Steel’s company of Confederate infantry,in 1862 he joined Captain Lumsden’s artillery company. After the battle of Shiloh he was sent to Corinth, MS and was with General Bragg in his Kentucky campaign, participating in the battles of Perryville, Murfreesboro, and Chickamauga. He was wounded in Chickamauga and sent to Marietta, Georgia and on recovery he rejoined his regiment at Tunnel Hill,and was in all the campaigns under Joseph E. Johnston from Dalton to Atlanta. He was captured at Atlanta and sent to Johnson’s Island in Lake Erie, where he remained in prison till the end of the war.



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  • Created by: Graveaddiction
  • Added: 7 Aug 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9282622
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Joel Crawford Archer (15 Apr 1839–28 Jan 1923), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9282622, citing Granbury Cemetery, Granbury, Hood County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Graveaddiction (contributor 46528400) .