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Henry Franklin King


Basic Information

Henry Franklin King
Feb 1839
Georgia, USA
23 Dec 1920
Ashley County, Arkansas, USA
Time In Service
From: 20 Jun 1861
To: 9 Apr 1865


Confederate States of America (American Civil War)
Branch of Service
Union County, Arkansas Infantry
3rd Arkansas Infantry Company E
Not Specified
Current Status
Not Specified

Service Record

American Civil War
Appomattox Court House (9 Apr 1865) Union victory
Gettysburg (1 Jul 1863) Union victory
Chickamauga (19 Sep 1863) Confederate victory
Fredericksburg (13 Dec 1862) Confederate victory
Cold Harbor (1 Jun 1864) Confederate victory
Wilderness (5 May 1864) Inconclusive

Honors & Awards

Not Specified

Civil War Records for Henry Franklin King

On 20 June 1861 both Henry Franklin King and Berry H. King enlisted in the Confederate Army, Arkansas 3rd Infantry, Company E at Campagnolle Post Office in Union County near ElDorado and Calion Lake in Union County Arkansas. As of 6 July, 1861 the King brothers and their regiment were located in Lynchburg, Virginia, and remained in that area for the remainder of the Civil War. Their Civil War Records record that both were in the Richmond Confederate Hospital (General Hospital, Howard's Grove) pm 27 May 1864 just following the operations on the line of the North Anna River, Virginia May 22-26, 1864. On July 10 they were transferred from the hospital to Lynchburg, Virginia. Another record indicates that Henry Franklin King was still in Howards Grove Hospital as of 8 Oct 1864. There was no W. King in the Arkansas 3rd Infantry, Company E and the name should have been Henry F. King. Documents for Henry Franklin King for the duration of the Civil War are attached. Berry H. ...   [ Read more » ]
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julscott1 added this on 28 Apr 2011