Thanks to Linda Sadler for this information.
Wounded and captured at Silver Spring, Maryland, July 13, 1864. Died of disease in Lincoln General Hospital at Washington, D. C. August 1, 1864 and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.
Company G 4th Georgia Infantry, Confederate
Date of Death 2 August 1864
Section 16 Grave 12 (Confederate Section)
- VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
- DATE OF DEATH: 08/02/1864
- DATE OF INTERMENT: Unknown
- BURIED AT: SECTION CONF SITE 12
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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