Confederate Civil War Veteran, who served the Confederate States in Company B, Lane Guards, 2nd (later disbanded into 42nd) Regiment, Alabama under the Commander: Captain Thomas C. Lanier.
Document provided by Martha Reid of Chapter 19, UDC, United Daughters of the Confederacy, located in Jacksonville, Florida
(Cut from Bailey Family Portrait), Abt. 1909, 74 years: Granddaughter Mary Edna Bailey (Marble) once said of her grandfather that he would spend a great deal of time sitting, while reading from the Bible.
Enlisted CSA Sept. 1, 1862 in Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi as Pvt., Co. B, 42nd Alabama Infantry. Released as POW from Vicksburg, Warren County, MS July 10, 1863.
American Civil War Soldiers
Name: L Bailey
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: Alabama
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private.
Enlisted in Company B, 42nd Infantry Regiment Alabama.
Bailey, L. D.
Co. B, 42 Alabama Infantry
Card Number: 44683486
Private, Co. B, 42 Reg't Alabama
Company Muster Roll
Sept & Oct, 1862
Sept. 1, 1862 at Columbus, Mississippi by Major Fergus for period of 2 years.
Remarks: Deserted near Ripley, Mississippi Oct. 7, 1862
Period of Service:
From: Sep 1, 1862
To: Jun 23, 1863
When Paid: Jan 23, 1863
By Whom: A. G. Quarto
Confed. Arch., Chap. 5, File ...
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Obituary of Lawrence DeCody "LD" Bailey (1835 - 1912) from the (WAB) West Alabama Breeze published in Northport, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 1912
Computer Digital Art Painting by Great Great Grandson, DeCody Brad Marble at Gulf Coast Community College, Panama City, Florida in 1997.