Edmondson, John

Photo:   John Edmondson, likely in 1890s;   29th TN Infantry bannerEdmondson, John 1845-192129th TN InfAge at Enlistment: 18

Length of Service: 1863-1865

State:  Tennessee

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:    34th TN Infantry Regt;   29th TN Infantry Regt

Service Record:  Enlisted in Co. K in 1 Jan 1863; listed as deserted 10 Oct 1863; it was found he joined the 29th TN infantry, Co. C on 1 Aug 1863; listed as wounded in action in the shoulder in early Jan 1865 and sent to West Point, Okolona, MS Hospital on 7 Jan 1865; furloughed; war likely ended before he was able to return.

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Macedonia Cemetery, Stella, Newton Co. MO

Soldier Info: Born in Washington Co., VA in 1845; Died in Newton Co., MO in 1921

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 4x