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Confederate (CSV)

Private

John W. Allen

(1835 - 1864)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Virginia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company E, 7th Virginia Infantry on 20 May 1861 at Stevensburg.

On the Campaign

He was captured in action on 15 September 1862 at Hagerstown, MD.

The rest of the War

He was imprisoned at Ft. Delaware and exchanged 10 November 1862. He died on 1 July 1864 of disease in Gordonsville, VA.

References & notes

Basic information from Riggs1.

Birth

1835

Death

07/01/1864 Gordonsville, VA

Notes

1   Riggs, David F., 7th Virginia Infantry, Lynchburg (Va): H. E. Howard, Inc., 1982  [AotW citation 9713]