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King, Rufus W.

Age: 21, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 13th IL INF, 56th IL INF
Service: Pvt, Co. I, 13th IL INF, tr to Col I, 56th IL INF, pow, Madison, AL, 5/17/64, d/prison, 3/15/65, Cahaba, AL

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Birth: 1840, Bennington, VT
Death: 03/15/1865

Burial: Marietta National Cemetery, Marietta, GA
Marker/Plot: No MArker
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 40393079
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Lydia A, 7/29/1897, IL, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: Originally buried in the Confederate Hospital cemetery in Cahaba. Shortly after the war, the 141 soldiers were disinterred and removed to Marietta National Cemetery, apparently without markers identifying them.

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Marietta National Cemetery, GA (no marker)
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