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Killed in the Battle of Murfreesboro (Tennessee), on December 31, 1862
Of the major battles of the American Civil War, this had the highest percentage of casualties on both sides.
Information below supplied by Cleburnus
Spurlock, Drury C. Pvt.,Capt. C CSR,Lind., Cemetery
Enlisted 5/28/61. Appointed Q.M. Sgt. 8/5/61. Killed at Murfreesboro 12/31/62. Was elected Capt. at reorganization 5/62. Buried in the Old City Cemetery in McMinnville. Born 1/23/33 died 12/31/62. Son of James C. and Sarah Allen (Shaw) Spurlock
Spurlock, Cicero Pvt.,2nd Lt. C CSR,Lind., Cemetery
Enlisted 5/28/61. Was elected 2nd Lt. at reorganization 5/62. Was killed at Perryville 10/8/62. Is buried in mass Confederate grave at Perryville on battleground.
Spurlock, Chamberlin Pvt. C CSR, Cemetery
Enlisted 10/6/62 in McMinnville. Was detailed in Subsistence Dept. in 2/63. Buried in the Old City Cemetery in McMinnville. 4/16/1842 – 3/6/1873. Son of James Clair and Sarah Allen (Shaw) Spurlock. Brother of Drury
The Cemetery in on South High Street and is on the National Register of Historical Places
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