Blevins, George Wesley

Photo:   48th VA Infantry battle flag48th VA inf banner

Age at Enlistment: 18

Length of Service: 1861-1862

State:  Virginia

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:   48th VA Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted in Osborne’s Co. (Co. K) in May 1861 with his older brother Alexander; sent to Chimbrazo Hosp Richmond for diarrhea on 19 Sep 1862 and RTD on 22 Oct 1862; NFR

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Blevins-Cox Cemetery, Wise Co. VA; Grave unknown

Soldier Info:   Born in Wise Co., VA in 1843; Died in Wise Co., VA in 1898

Relationship to Author:  2nd cousin 5x