Alfred Shirley

BirthSept. 26, 1847
DeathAug. 23, 1934
CemeteryOakwood (Weeping Water)
Unit1st 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.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.