Photo: William D. Dickson, M.D. and wife at 50th wedding anniversary in 1910; R – William Dickson ca. 1869
Missouri Cavalry and infantry flag
Age at Enlistment: 31
Length of Service: 1862-1865
Rank: Pvt / 3Lt
Unit: 3rd MO Cavalry Regiment
Service Record: Enlisted in Co. B on 15 Aug 1862, Green Regiment; wounded in head at Hartsville, Mo. Jan 11, 1863 / Co. C; paroled at Jacksonport, Arkansas 5 Jun 1865.
Survived War: Yes
Cemetery / Burial: Doe Run Cemetery, Reynolds Co., MO
Soldier Info: Born in Scott Co., TN in 1837; Died in Reynolds Co., MO in 1916. William Douglas Dickson, Jr. became a medical doctor after the war.
Relationship to Author: 1st cousin 5x