Edward Franklin Gouldman(1838 - 1922)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 23 year old clerk from Uniontown, AL when he enlisted as Private on 25 April 1861 in Company D, 4th Alabama Infantry in Richmond, VA. Wounded in the head slightly in action at First Manassas on 21 July 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Present with his Company in action in most engagements at least to the siege of Petersburg in 1864. Noted in the rolls as "a gallant soldier".
After the War:
He was in Uniontown, AL at the Veteran census of 1907.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
|Birth Date: 04/26/1838 Place of Birth: Essex County, VA |
Death Date: 12/22/1922 Death Place: Uniontown, AL Burial Place: Rosemont Cemetery, Uniontown, 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 15625]
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