Name: Cotton, John Smith
DOB: April 25, 1825 DOD: August 1907 Age at Enlistment: 36
Date of Enlistment: November 21, 1862 Place of Enlistment: Murfreesboro, TN
Rank at Enlistment: Private Rank at Discharge: Private
Causality (KIA, WIA, Captured): Captured on Hood’s Retreat from Nashville.
Comments: Was a conscript that was brought into service at Murfreesboro. Was detached as a nurse in Rome, GA in 1863. Sent back to the Company in 1864. He was captured on Hood’s Retreat from Nashville.