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R. J. Jordan

R. J. Jordan

Confederate (CSV)

Private

Reuben J. Jordan

(1840 - 1928)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 21st Virginia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Enlisted 21 April 1861 in Company F, 21st Virginia Infantry.

On the Campaign

One of the three members of Company F on the Campaign.

The rest of the War

Promoted 2nd Lieutenant in 1863, Captain in 1864. Wounded in action at Cold Harbor, VA on 3 June 1864 and at Fort Stedman, VA on 25 March 1865.

References & notes

Basic information and photograph from Worsham1.

Birth

1840

Death

1928 Henderson County, KY; burial in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, KY

Notes

1   Worsham, John H., One of Jackson's Foot Cavalry, New York: The Neale Publishing Company, 1912, pp. 145, 301 - 317  [AotW citation 8492]