Category Archives: Arkansas Regiments

William Henry Heard, Pvt., Co D., 1st Arkansas Infantry

1. William Henry Heard 2. Pvt/Cpl, Co. D “Clan McGregor,” 1st Arkansas Regiment 3. Born June 13, 1840, Chico County, Arkansas. Died (on Feb. 2, as noted in his widow’s pension request, or on April 2, as listed on his … Continue reading

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Benjamin Franklin Langston, Private, 5th Arkansas Infantry, Company C

Full names of soldier. Benjamin Franklin Langston of Warren, Ar. 2. Rank, unit served with, etc.  ( Private, 5th Arkansas Infantry, Company C (5th/13th at Franklin, Govan’s Brigade) Mustered in Warren, AR May 14, 1861 6 weeks shy of 16 yo … Continue reading

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Calvin Hodley Lewis, 2nd Arkansas Infantry was killed at Franklin

My great great grandfather, Calvin Hodley Lewis was killed at the battle of Franklin . He was a member of the 2nd Arkansas Infantry Company I. He was a private who enlisted December 1862 at Warren Arkansas. He is listed … Continue reading

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Wiseman Ganes McCaghren Private Co. C 6th Ark. Reg.

Wiseman Ganes McCaghren Private Co. C  6th Ark. Reg. Fought under Brig. Gen. Daniel Govan Wounded and rode a horse back to Arkansas after the end of the Civil War He was my Great-Great-Great Uncle bevdaugherty[at]

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Wiley Morgan Bingham, Company G, 24th Arkansas

Wiley Morgan Bingham was a private in Company G, 24th Arkansas Infantry. He enlisted as a private on July 4 1862 from Calhoun County, Arkansas. He was captured on January 11, 1863 at Arkansas Post, Arkansas and transported to Camp Douglas prison camp in Chicago, Illinois. … Continue reading

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Daniel W. Melton, Company B, 7th Arkansas Infantry

My great great grandfather 1st Lt Daniel W. Melton, 7th Aransas Inf. Co. B Submitted by Brian Lambert

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Samuel Hufstedler, Company A, 25th Arkansas Infantry

My great great grandfather, Pvt Samuel Hufstedler, fought with the 25th Arkansas at Franklin. He’s my great great grandfather on my maternal grandfather’s side. He’s buried at Old Union Cemetery in Randolph County Arkansas. I do not have any photos … Continue reading

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