27th Mississippi soldier survived Franklin

Pvt Robert A. Jarman, 27th Mississippi, Co K.

Jarman served in the Army of Tennessee for three years. He was one of only four members remaining in his company after the Battle of Nashville in 1864.

Source: Soldier Life, Time Life Books, 2007: 134.

At Franklin, the 27th was in Lee’s Corps, Johnson’s Division, Brantley’s Brigade; serving with the 24th, 29th, 30th, 34th Mississippi units too.

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