Dickson, Hugh James

Photo:  4th Missouri Cavalry and infantry flag


Age at Enlistment: 36

Length of Service: 1863-1865

State:  Missouri

Rank: Pvt

Unit:   4th MO Cavalry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted at Batesville, AR in Co. I on 3 Jan 1863; captured and sent to Ft. Delaware union prison; he falls off the records in 1863 after capture; he does not appear on any census after the war. It is likely he died as POW at Ft. Delaware as he was never heard from again.

Survived War:  Not likely

Cemetery / Burial:  Unknown

Soldier Info: Born in Cocke Co., TN in 1827; Death is unknown but between 1863 and 1870

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 6x