DAWSON, JOHN W (VETERAN CSA) - Claiborne County, Louisiana | JOHN W (VETERAN CSA) DAWSON - Louisiana Gravestone Photos

John W (Veteran CSA) DAWSON

Lisbon Methodist Church Cemetery
Claiborne County,
Louisiana

Alice
August 2, 1859 - February 4, 1936

John
SERGEANT CSA
Company I 2 Regiment Louisiana Infantry
Civil War Confederate
April 13, 1842 - July 9, 1902

He enlisted as a Private on May 9, 1861, in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Company Muster Roll for April 30 - August 31, 1864, reflected his promotion to 3rd Sergeant; however, the Company Muster Roll for September - October 1864 reported he was promoted to 1st Sergeant effective August 31, 1864. His name appeared on a Roll of Prisoners of War from the CSA Army of Northern Virginia after General Robert E Lee's surrender at Appomattox on April 9, 1865. He was paroled on April 10, 1865.

Confederate Pension Application Index Database, Reel CP1.36 - Microdex 4 - Sequence 23
Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, The National Archives, Publication M320, Roll 0104

Contributed on 11/9/20 by bridges1026
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Submitted: 11/9/20 • Approved: 11/9/20 • Last Updated: 11/12/20 • R293477-G293475-S3

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