Pvt Francis Marion Yocum

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Pvt Francis Marion Yocum

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Lincoln County, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 06, 1863 (17-18)
Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, United States
Place of Burial: Plot G, 5357, Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Daniel Yocum and Elizabeth "Jane" Yocum
Brother of Eleanor Brown; Pvt George W Yocum and Charles K Yocum

Managed by: Carolyn Holmes
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About Pvt Francis Marion Yocum

Francis M Yocum, served as a Pvt, Company K, 19th Kentucky, USA, Civil War

On May 18, 1863 the Seige of Vicksburg, MS began. Union forces under Grant attacked Confederate defenses outside the city on May 19-22. If Vicksburg fell, the Mississippi River will be under Union control.

Francis M Yocum sustained wounds during the Seige and died on 6/6/1863. He is buried in the Vicksburg National Cemetery, Vicksburg, MS.

Note: For additional information on the Seige of Vicksburg during the Civil War, please see the 4 final URLs at the conclusion of this profile.

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Francis Marion Yocum (1845-1863) was a son of William Daniel Yocum and Elizabeth "Jane" Reed.

Source:

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/129467652/francis-marion-yocum

https://www.nps.gov/gett/learn/historyculture/civil-war-timeline.htm

https://www.battlefields.org/learn/civil-war/battles/vicksburg

https://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/vicksburg-campaign

https://civilwarmonths.com/2018/05/25/the-siege-of-vicksburg/

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Pvt Francis Marion Yocum's Timeline

1845
1845
Lincoln County, Kentucky, United States
1863
June 6, 1863
Age 18
Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, United States
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Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, United States