Capt. John Ambrose "Dock" Wharton (CSA)

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John Ambrose Wharton

Birthdate:
Birthplace: McNairy, Tennessee, United States
Death: Died in McNairy, Tennessee, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John A. Wharton and Mary "Polly" Wharton
Brother of Sgt. William M. Wharton (CSA); Capt. Charles R. Wharton (CSA); Priv. Caleb F. Wharton (CSA) and Sgt. James K. P. "Richard" Wharton (CSA)

Occupation: Capt. in Wilson's Tennessee Cavalry
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About Capt. John Ambrose "Dock" Wharton (CSA)

He initially served with Co F of the 13th Tennessee Infantry. He was severely wounded at the Battle of Shiloh. Later he was made a Captain in Wilson's Tennessee Cavalry. He and four of his men were killed by Col. Fielding Hurst in McNairy County TN in mid '63.

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U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865 about J A Wharton

Name: J A Wharton

Rank at enlistment: Sergeant

State Served: Tennessee

Service Record: Enlisted in Company F, Tennessee 13th Infantry Regiment.

Sources: Index to Compiled Confederate Military Service Records

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Hurst's Wurst: Colonel Fielding Hurst and the Sixth Tennessee Cavalry U.S.A. Page# 40 http://books.google.com/books?id=rJvqlufCzzEC

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Capt. John Ambrose "Dock" Wharton (CSA)'s Timeline

1836
1836
McNairy, Tennessee, United States
1863
July 1863
Age 27
McNairy, Tennessee, United States