ANC Website Top BANNER 2
Edward Porter Alexander III
First Lieutenant, United States Army
District of Columbia (Washington, DC) Flaf
This is the grandson of Confederate States of America Colonel Edward Porter Alexander, commander of Artillery in the Army of Northern Virginia. The grandfather was the artillery commander at the Battle of Gettysburg. The grandson was killed in action in France during World War I. He was originally buried in France and was not returned home for burial in Arlington National Cemetery until  1922.
Alexander, Edward Porter III

Died: 5 September 1918
United States Amy, First Lieutenant
 Residence:Washington, DC
Section 3, Grave 4412-WS
Buried  1 January 1922
Gravesite of Edward Porter Alexander III

St. Nazare, France, 1918
Alexander, Edward Porter III

4 November 1891 - 5 September 1918
Edward Porter III Alexander

 Birth:  4 Nov 1891
Death:  5 Sep 1918
Sex: Male
Father: Edward Porter Alexander, Jr.
Mother:Agnes Grady
Edward Porter Alexander, Jr.

Birth: 21 Sep 1863
 Death:
 Sex:  Male
Father: Edward Porter Alexander
Mother: Betty Jacqueline Mason
Edward Porter Alexander

Birth: 26 May 1835 in Washington,,Georgia
Death: 28 April 1910 in Augusta,,Georgia
Sex:  Male
Father: Adam Leopold Alexander
Mother: Sarah Gilbert


ALEXANDER, EDWARD PORTER
1LT US ARMY
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: 09/05/1916 - 09/05/1918
DATE OF DEATH: 09/05/1918
DATE OF INTERMENT: 01/01/1922
BURIED AT: SECTION 3  SITE 4412 WS

ALEXANDER, EDWARD PORTER
CO. D, 509TH ENGRS.
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
DATE OF DEATH: 09/05/1918
DATE OF INTERMENT: 09/05/1918
BURIED AT: SECTION 3  SITE 4412
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY


Posted: 3 September 2001  Updated: 13 February 2003 Updated: 13 April 2004 Updated: 12 September 2004 Updated: 13 May 2006
Purple Heart Medal