WNC History Timeline

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www.childers-shepherd.org, 26 Jan 2008
             Jasper Allen Childers
        18 April 1835 - 24 February 1915

Civil War Service:

Confederate 65th NC State Troops (NC Cavalry, 6th
Regiment), Company E, Private; enlisted 7 July 1862,
Macon County, 7th battalion, Company A, which was later
combined with the 5th NC Cavalry battalion to form the 6th
NC Cavalry Regiment. In 1864, Company E was stationed
near Kinston, NC.

Sources: National Park Service (www.civilwar.nps.gov/cwss/soldiers.cfm);
Jeffrey C. Weaver,  (
http://members.aol.com/jweaver301/nc/6nccavhi.htm).
Detail of group
photo, abt 1909