Greer, Hiram L.

Photo:    battle flag of the 55th NC Infantry55th_nc inf

Age at Enlistment: 21

Length of Service: 1862-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:   Lt.

Unit:    55th NC Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted 1 Mar 1862 in Co. B at the age of 21; admitted to Hosp No. 4 in Richmond, Va. on 31 July 1863, then again on 5 Jan 1864 for Typhoid Fever; furlough home on 22 Jan 1864; Resigned on 04 Apr 1864 (fwd to Robt. E Lee); 55th NC was at Gettysburg.

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Grandin Baptist Church Cemetery Lenoir, Caldwell Co., NC

Soldier Info: Born in Wilkes Co., NC in 1841; Died at Caldwell, NC in 1897

Relationship to Author:  2nd cousin 6x