My great grandfather, Gilbert Harrison Tipton, was in the 5th Tennessee Infantry, US, during the Battle of Franklin. Here is a link to the website on the regiment.
Gilbert Tipton mustered in at age 21, Company H, 5th TN Infantry. He enlisted as a Corporal on 2/27/62. He mustered out 6/30/65 in Nashville.
He saw promotions to 2nd and 1st Lieut.
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Robert K. Cannon