Name - James T. Alford

 

Birth Date: 1831

Birth Place: Horry District, South Carolina

Death Date: 24 Nov 1862

Burial Place: Maplewood Cemetery (Confederate), Tullahoma, Coffee County, Tennessee

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 4 Sep 1861 at Whitebridge, South Carolina

Discharge Date: 21 Nov 1862

Rank: Private

Company and Regiment: Co. G, 10th S.C. Infantry

Military Unit Details: Manigault's Infantry

 

Family -

Parents: Levi Nelam Alford & Elizabeth Ludham

Wife: Mary

Children:

 

Interesting Facts -

James T. Alford was discharged due to sickness on Nov 21, 1862 and his final statement was given.  He died 3 days later from rubella in a hospital in Tullahoma, TN.  The discharge papers state that he was sick since the Battle of Corinth (April 29-May 30, 1862). He is one of only 4 Confederates from South Carolina buried in the (Confederate) Maplewood Cemetery in Tullahoma, TN.