Gist, John

Photo:  26th TN Infantry battle flag26th tn infantryAge at Enlistment: 31

Length of Service: 1861-1862

State:  Tennessee

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:   26th Infantry Regiment; 1st TN Cavalry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted in Co. A on 5 Jul 1861 of the 26th TN infantry; present until transferred to the 1st TN Cavalry on 30 Apr 1862; but it is presumed he died or was killed in 1863 at Cumberland , TN

Survived War:  No

Cemetery / Burial:  Unknown burial, but likely Cumberland, TN

Soldier Info: Born in White Co., TN in 1830; Died in Cumberland, TN in 1863

Relationship to Author:  2nd cousin 6x

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