Blevins, Ralph

Photo:  22nd NC Infantry battle flag22nd NC Inf

Age at Enlistment: 25

Length of Service: 1861-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:    22nd NC Infantry Regiment

Service Record:   Enlisted in Co. F on 27 Jul 1861 with his brother Josiah; promoted to Sgt; wounded in action in Jul 1862; admitted in hosp for pneumonia 18 Dec 1862 at Farmville, Va; deserted on 16 Jan 1863 at Fredericksburg, Va. with pneumonia; NFR

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Place of death and burial unknown; likely NC

Soldier Info:   Born in NC in 1837; Died between 1900 and 1910 as he appears last on 1900 NC census

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 5x