Joel Allen Battle, Jr. (1838 - 1862)

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Death: Died in Shiloh, Hardin, Tennessee, United States
Cause of death: killed in the Battle of Shiloh
Managed by: Doug Robinson
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About Joel Allen Battle, Jr.

Joel A. Battle, Jr. was the gifted and talented adjutant of the Twentieth Regiment Tennessee Volunteers. His father, Colonel Joel Allen Battle, Sr., commanded the regiment.

Joel A. Battle, Jr was killed in action at the Battle of Shiloh after doing his duty all day on the field of battle with one arm in a sling, from the effects of a wound that he had received at the battle of Fishing Creek.

His half-brother, William Searcy Battle was also killed in the Battle of Shiloh while serving under his father.

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Age 23
Chillicothe, OH
Age 24
Shiloh, Hardin, Tennessee, United States