|Birth||Sept. 26, 1847|
|Death||Aug. 23, 1934|
|Cemetery||Oakwood (Weeping Water)|
|Unit||1st Nebraska Cavalry, Company A|
Private Alfred Shirley
Company A, 1st Nebraska Cavalry
Shirley was born in Ohio on September 26, 1847. He was residing in Fort Kearney, Nebraska Territory when he enlisted and mustered in the regiment on August 31, 1864. Shirley served about 16 months before he deserted on December 26, 1865.
He died on August 23, 1934 at the age of 86 years. Shirley is buried in the Oakwood Cemetery in Weeping Water (Cass County), Nebraska.
Doc – Shirley(1NEB).doc
Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.