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Re: 17th Mississippi / Chickamauga Dead
Wed Aug 5, 2015 15:44

Mr. Patton,
Thanks for your response. I looked at the Marietta Confederate Cemetery Web page and saw the same things that you saw. I'm hoping that Samuel G. W. Garland will be found and his final resting place known by his family.

Thank you so much for your efforts.
Larry Garland

  • 17th Mississippi / Chickamauga DeadTony Patton, Wed Aug 5 15:15
    Mr. Garland, After the war, Mary Green of Resaca, Georgia was in charge of removing the dead from the Chickamauga battlefield and moving them to Marietta (just north of Atlanta). Land had been... more
    • Re: 17th Mississippi / Chickamauga Dead — Anonymous, Wed Aug 5 15:44
      • Print CompleteTony Patton, Tue Aug 25 12:33
        Mr. Garland I've attached an image from Mary Green's journal showing a listing for a soldier of the 17th Mississippi - a Corporal in what appears to be Company I but no name listed. I saw no listing... more
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