Creator

Date Original

1864

Description

This collection contains papers concerning the Civil War service of J.W.J. Taylor from the 3rd ArkansasInfantry.

Biographical/Historical Note

J.W.J. Taylor was born in Alabama in 1839. He enlisted in Ashley County, Arkansas, as a Private inCompany A, 3rd Arkansas Infantry, on May 20, 1861, for the duration of the Civil War. He was woundedat the Battle of Chickamauga, which led to the amputation of his right foot. He was honorably retiredfrom duty in the Confederate Army, November 30, 1864. He returned to Ashley County, where hemarried Nascepa J. Atkins on April 18, 1867.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Ashley County (Ark.); Alabama

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.006.012

Resource Type

Text

Collection

J.W.J. Taylor papers, SMC.006.012

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

J.W.J. Taylor papers, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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