|37th Alabama Infantry (CSA) |
|Name: Joel B. Barefoot||Rank: Private ||Company: F |
Residence was not listed; 31 years old.
Enlisted on 3/12/1862 as a Private.
On 3/12/1862 he mustered into 'F' Co. AL 37th Infantry
He died of wounds on 2/10/1863 at Oxford, MS
He was listed as:
* Wounded (date and place not stated)
born 16 Jun 1830 in Georgia
Buried: Old Soldiers' Cemetery, Oxford, MS
Age at Enlistment: 31
Enlisted 12 March 1862 at China Grove, Pike County AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Company F dated 26 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Died in service 13 Feb 1863 of unknown cause at Columbus MS; Appears with notation 'Killed' on Muster Roll of Company F dated 20 April 1862 (probably misread and should be 1863); Claim for deceased soldier filed 7 May 1863 by widow Margaret J. Barefoot (also Bearfoot) care of B. Fitzpatrick, Troy AL; He left $39.95 with Quartermaster of CSA. Listed as Killed in battle or died of wounds (presumably KIA/DOW in one of various actions along Sunflower or Yazoo Rivers in MS during Feb 1863); According to family researcher, 'died during the Yazoo Pass Expedition'
(one of approximately 200 Confederates interred there)
|Contact Name: A. Bright|
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