Dickson, Alfred

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Age at Enlistment: 46

Length of Service: 1864-1865

State: North Carolina

Rank: Pvt

Unit: 5th NC Senior Reserves Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted on 13 Jul 1864 in Co. B at Flint Hill, Ashe Co., NC; he was a prison guard. Changed name to Dixon during the war. Record states he was 5′ 9″ tall, light hair and complexion, blue eyes, 46 years of age.

Survived War: Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Wiley Bower Cemetery, Saulsville, Wyoming Co., WV

Soldier Info: Born in Ashe Co., NC in 1820; Died in Wyoming Co., WV in 1894

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 6x