Baker, Hiram

Photo:  1st NC Cavalry battle flag1st NC CavAge at Enlistment22

Length of Service: 1861-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt, 2Lt

Unit1st NC Cavalry Regiment

Service Record: Enlisted in Co. A as 2Lt on 16 May 1861; Resigned 8 Oct 1861 since he originally enlisted as a Pvt in Co. A; admitted Winder Hospital in Richmond, Va. on 26 May 1864 for diarrhea;  RTD 60 days from furlough 3 Jun 1864; Admitted to Winder Hosp again, but  RTD about 20 Mar 1865; NFR

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / Burial:  McQueen Cemetery, Johnson Co. TN; civilian headstone

Soldier Info:  Born in Creston, Ashe Co. NC in 1839; Died in Johnson City, TN in 1888.

Relationship to Author2nd cousin 5x