Sgt. Alfred Abbott, (USA)

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Sgt. Alfred Abbott, (USA)

Birthplace: Wisconsin, United States
Death: August 09, 1864 (21-22)
Andersonville, Macon County, Georgia, United States (Scorbutus (Scurvy))
Place of Burial: Andersonville, Macon County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Elon Barnum Abbott and Eleanor Abbott
Brother of Marian A Abbott; Margaret Abbott; Rev Edward A. Abbott and Wilbur Abbott

Occupation: Farmer and Civil War Soldier
Managed by: Kevin Lawrence Hanit
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About Sgt. Alfred Abbott, (USA)

Bio: Captured at the battle of Chickamauga, GA on Sept. 19, 1863. Sent to Andersonville Prison. He died on Scorbutus (Scurvy) in Andersonville Prison.

At Chickamauga, Sept. 19, 1863, under General George Thomas, XIV Corp, 1st Div., Late in the day the 21st moved across Kelly's Field to the Southeast in support of a Battery of Guns to a location Northwest of Winfrey Field. (See monument #1082). Fighting late in the day and into the night. The guns were over run by the CSA. At this is the spot is were Alfred was captured. The 21st then fell back to just east of Kelly's Field (Now Battle Line Road, see monument #1081) Inscription: SGT CO D 21st WISCONSIN INFANTRY, Civil War

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Sgt. Alfred Abbott, (USA)'s Timeline

Wisconsin, United States
August 9, 1864
Age 22
Andersonville, Macon County, Georgia, United States
Andersonville, Macon County, Georgia, United States