George Washington Alford

Updated: 15 June 2009

George Washington Alford (From

Death: 28 July 1863

Company D, 6th Michigan Infantry

From Lawton, Michigan George enlisted at Dowagiac for 3 years service at the age of 28 as a Corporal on August 3, 1861.
He served with the Regiment until he was wounded in action on June 30, 1863 at Port Hudson, Louisiana.
He was taken to Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where on July 28, 1863 he died of his wounds and is now buried there in the National Cemetery, Grave #2381.
His Michigan service record lists him as George W. Alfred.


Baton Rouge National Cemetery
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Grave #2381

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Record added: Oct 19, 2004
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Ann Maria Stewart Alford

Birth: Oct. 11, 1837, New York, USA
Death:  Oct. 22, 1864, Van Buren County, Michigan, USA

widow/George Washington Alford, who enlisted,age 28, Corporal 08/03/1861. He served until wounded 06/30/1863 Port Hudson, LA; taken to Baton Rouge, 07/28/1863 he died of his wounds Grave #2381.  

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery , Lawton, Van Buren County, Michigan, USA

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Record added: Feb 16, 2007
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