Category Archives: Brantley’s Brigade

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Robert C. Blakely, Company G, 29th Mississippi

My name is Jack Taylor and I reside in Columbia, Tennessee. My Great, great Grandfather Robert C. Blakely was at Franklin. He was a private with the 29th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, Company G. Records show he was wounded twice during … Continue reading

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George Samandal W. Bell, 29th Mississippi Infantry

My Grandfather’s grandfather, George Samandal W. Bell, died at the Battle of Franklin.  He was in the 29th Mississippi Infantry. This is known by family tradition and his estate papers found in the Coffeeville, Yalobusha County, MS. courthouse. The estate record indicate he died … Continue reading

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George Washington Samandal Bell, Company E, Oakland Rifles, 29th Mississippi Infantry

I have two cousins who fought and died at Franklin: 1. PVT George W(ashington) Samandal Bell, Company “E” Oakland Rifles, 29th Miss. Inf 99% certain killed at Franklin. Co. E, 29th Mississippi was in BG William F. Brantley’s Brigade of … Continue reading

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George Pinkney Walley, Company G, 27th Mississippi Infantry

One of my 3  GG grandfathers was George Pinkney Walley, Company G, 27th Mississippi Infantry. Buried in Dykes Cemetery, Perry County, MS. Submitted by Brady Bowden BRADY BOWDEN 7501 N. SUMMIT DR. MOBILE,AL. 36618 retiredbowden@aol.com

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