Dickson, Alexander

Photo:  1st NC Cavalry battle flag

Alexander Dickson
Photo taken about 1875-1880; Alexander in center, seated.

Age at Enlistment: 20

Length of Service: 1861-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:   1st NC Cavalry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted in Co. A on 06 Jun 1861; went on scouting mission on Christmas day , Dec 1862; served through the end of the war in 1865

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Senter Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Crumpler, Ashe, NC

Soldier Info:  Born in Ashe Co., NC in 1841; Died in Ashe Co., NC in 1921

Relationship to Author:  2nd cousin 5x