Blevins, Albert

Photo:  26th NC Infantry Battle flag26 NC Battle flag

Age at Enlistment:  18

Length of Service: 1862-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit26th NC Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted in Co. A on 24 Mar 1862; Wounded with Horton and Felix (brothers) at Gettysburg; Appears at Richmond Hosp with gunshot wound to left leg.

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / Burial:  Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery, Ashe Co., NC;  Civilian headstone next to Caroline Pennington, his wife.

Soldier Info:   Born in Grassy Creek, Ashe Co., NC in 1844; Died at Grassy Creek, Ashe Co., NC in 1914

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 5x