Dixon, Griggs

Photo:    Griggs Dixon in 1861SGT GRIGGS DIXON

CSAflagAge at Enlistment: 24

Length of Service: 1861-1864

State:  Virginia

Rank:  Cpl / Sgt

Unit:    29th VA Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted in Co. C on 25 Jul 1861; Appointed Sgt 12 Feb 1863; killed in action near Drewry’s Bluff, Va. on 16 May 1864

Survived War:  No

Cemetery / Burial:  Dixon Family Cemetery, Fries Junction, Carroll Co., VAgriggs dixonSoldier Info: Born in Grayson Co., VA in 1837; Died at the battle of Drury’s Bluff, VA in 1864

Relationship to Author:  2nd cousin 5x