Lawrence Decody "LD" Bailey


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Lawrence Decody "LD" Bailey
22 FEB 1835
Pickens County, Alabama
08 SEP 1912
North Port, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama
Time In Service
From: 1 Sep 1862
To: 10 Jul 1863


United States of America
Branch of Service
Confederate States Army
2nd Regiment
Not Specified
Current Status
Not Specified

Honors & Awards

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Lawrence DeCody Bailey, Confederate Veteran

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.
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Lawrence Bailey Prisoner of War Parole

Document provided by Martha Reid of Chapter 19, UDC, United Daughters of the Confederacy, located in Jacksonville, Florida
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Lawrence DeCody Bailey

(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.
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Lawrence DeCody Bailey, Confederate Veteran of Gordo, Alabama

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.
Sources: 425 

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
Amount: $102.43
Remarks: Bounty

Confed. Arch., Chap. 5, File ...   [ Read more » ]

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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
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Lawrence DeCody Bailey (Art Work)

Computer Digital Art Painting by Great Great Grandson, DeCody Brad Marble at Gulf Coast Community College, Panama City, Florida in 1997.
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