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This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Foklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434;


Finding aid and scan of all material (Click on "Additional Files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 1853. Information gathered by an unnamed genealogist related to Elvis Brooks Parker's Civil War service. Parker, from Tennessee, was apparently court-martialed and shot for deserting the Confederate army and fighting for the Union army. His execution occurred after the Battle of Hartsville, Tennessee.


History | Military History | United States History

SC 1853 PARKER, Elvis Brooks .pdf (11560 kB)
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