Blevins, Poindexter

Photo:  Poindexter “Pine” Blevins in abt. 1880;  58th NC Infantry battle flag remnants

Age at Enlistment: 26

Length of Service: 1862-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  2LT / CPT

Unit:    58th NC Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted and Commissioned an officer in Co L on 20 Jul 1862. Promoted to 1st LT on 01 Jun 1863. Promoted to CPT of Co. F on 31 Aug 1864. Mustered out Greensboro, NC in May 1865

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Baptist Chapel Cemetery, Helton, Ashe County, NC

Soldier Info:   Born in Grassy Creek, Ashe Co., NC in 1836; Died in Helton, Ashe Co., NC in 1922

Relationship to Author:  4th Great Uncle