Walker A. Hudson(c. 1835 - )
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was a married farmer from Evergreen, AL when he enlisted on 13 March 1862 in Company E, 4th Alabama Infantry.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
He was captured at Hagerstown, MD in July 1863, on the Gettysburg Campaign. He was a prisoner to the end of the War.
After the War:
He was living in Conecuh County at least to 1875. He died there between 1876 and 1880. He was convicted of burning a local grist mill in November 1876, a case appealed to the Alabama Supreme Court in 1878.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1. Details from family genealogists.
|Place of Birth: Jefferson County, GA |
Death Place: Oldtown, Conecuh County, AL
1 State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: various [AotW citation 15563]
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