Curd, Joseph Daniel

Photo:   Soldier served in both Armiesflag-both

Age at Enlistment:  19

Length of Service: 1862-1864

State:  Virginia and North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit8th VA Infantry Regiment; 1st NC Infantry Regiment (union)

Service Record:  Enlisted near Fredericksburg, VA on 10 Sep 1862 and joined Co. C of the 8th VA; brother of James A. Curd (13th TN  Cav, Union); deserted to Union Army on 22 Apr 1863 in the 1st NC Infantry (Union) somewhere near New Bern, NC; served rest of the war in the 1st NC Infantry.

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:   Gravel Hill Cemetery, Toppertown, Stoddard Cty, MO

Soldier Info:   Born in Johnson Co., TN in 1841; Died in Stoddard Co., MO in 1921

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 6x