I am researching four soldiers who enlisted in the 26th Arkansas Infantry Regiment during the Civil War.They are:
Charles E. AllenCo. CPvt/Pvt Enlisted 20 Jul 1862; 50 miles from home.Absent sick at Little Rock 30 Jun 1862.Absent sick at Little Rock 12 Aug 1862.Granted disability discharge 6 Sep 1862.Died at hospital 10 Sep 1862, in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas.Age listed as 24 on 1860 Jefferson County Census; occupation, trader.Born in Arkansas.
James W. AllenCo. FPvt.Pvt Enlisted 16 Jan 1862 at Tulip, Dallas County, Arkansas; 70 miles from home.Listed as present through February 1864.
John L. AllenCo. CPvt/Pvt Enlisted 12 May 1862 at Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas.Absent sick at Little Rock 30 Jun 1862.Absent sick at Little Rock, 12 Aug 1862.Rejoined command.On 30-day furlough from 30 Apr 1863.Died at home May 1863.Age listed as 33 on 1860 Jefferson County Census.Born in Arkansas.
Thomas D. AllenCo. HPvt/Pvt Enlisted 13 Jun 1862 in Johnson County, Arkansas.Detailed as teamster for Cabell's Brigade 22 Aug 1863.Granted 30-day furlough 29 Aug 1862.Serving as teamster at Fort Smith, Arkansas, Sep 1862.Age listed as 9 on 1850 Johnson County Census.Born in Arkansas.
I have no genealogical connection to these men but am writing a book on their regiment.Any help in learning their dates/places of birth, death, and burial location would be greatly appreciated.