A Virtual Cemetery created by Hutch

55TH ALABAMA INFANTRY

Organized at Port Hudson in February 1863 with men from Calhoun,Cherokee,Jackson,Madison and Marshall Counties. They fought at Baker's Creek and Jackson,Miss. The Regiment was attached to the Army of Tennessee in the Spring of 1864 and suffered heavy losses in the retreat from Georgia. After many skirmishes, the 55th participated in the Winter Campaign in Tennessee, with a long list of casualties at Franklin and Nashville. The Regiment surrendered at Greensboro, NC April 26,1865.

212 memorials
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Maj George L Alexander

Maj George L Alexander

unknown – 5 Sep 1862

Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA

John T Allison

9 Apr 1847 – 22 Apr 1899

Bridgeport, Jackson County, Alabama, USA

 John T Allison

John T Allison

9 Apr 1847 – 22 Apr 1899

Bridgeport, Jackson County, Alabama, USA

 James R Anderson

James R Anderson

7 Apr 1842 – 16 Feb 1915

Hokes Bluff, Etowah County, Alabama, USA

 William H. Armbrester

William H. Armbrester

17 May 1834 – 18 Nov 1882

Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama, USA

Pvt John W Armstrong

Pvt John W Armstrong

Birth and death dates unknown.

Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi, USA

 Benjamine William Atchley

Benjamine William Atchley

1841 – 1930

Gurley, Madison County, Alabama, USA

 J. V. Baker

J. V. Baker

unknown – 10 Jul 1863

Canton, Madison County, Mississippi, USA

 Joel Frank Baker

Joel Frank Baker

17 Feb 1845 – 15 Jun 1935

Fort Payne, DeKalb County, Alabama, USA

 James Henry Ball

James Henry Ball

1827 – 1904

Romulus, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA

Pvt Rudy E. Beam

Pvt Rudy E. Beam

unknown – 12 Sep 1863

Quitman, Clarke County, Mississippi, USA

 Hiram Beasley

Hiram Beasley

unknown – 27 Mar 1862

Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA

Sgt James Harkey Beason

Sgt James Harkey Beason

11 Jan 1830 – 31 Aug 1865

St. Clair County, Alabama, USA

 George Washington Berry

George Washington Berry

2 Nov 1836 – 21 Dec 1900

Sunnyvale, Dallas County, Texas, USA

 John S. Blake, Sr

John S. Blake, Sr

Dec 1832 – 1900

Jackson County, Alabama, USA

 William Joshua Blake

William Joshua Blake

11 Nov 1835 – 8 Sep 1893

Jackson County, Alabama, USA

Pvt Charles Boyles

Pvt Charles Boyles

24 Apr 1841 – 9 Dec 1864

Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA

 James Marshall “Jim” Boyles

James Marshall “Jim” Boyles

9 Jul 1831 – 14 Oct 1898

Arab, Marshall County, Alabama, USA

LTC Henry Clay Bradford

LTC Henry Clay Bradford

27 Jun 1829 – 3 Apr 1879

Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama, USA

 Emberson Harlan “Jerry” Brewer

Emberson Harlan “Jerry” Brewer

20 Feb 1842 – 27 Oct 1909

Jackson County, Alabama, USA

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