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Vicksburg, Mississippi

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Lieut Wilson Clepper
Co. E
43 Tenn Inf


Clepper, Wilson, Bvt. 2nd. Lt., Co. E,  43rd Tennessee Infantry, born March 11, 1840, enlisted, age 22,  November 5, 1861  for 12 months at Rogersville, Tenn. as 3rd Sgt., elected 3rd Lt. May 10, 1862, killed in ditches/trenches June 28, 1863, buried in Soldiers Rest, Vicksburg City Cemetery






At left, this card notes that Wilson Clepper was elected to his rank of 2nd Lt. on 19 May 1862. He was killed 24 Jun 1863. The soldier holding the position before Clepper was C. Jones.




Wilson Clepper's signature on his pay voucher for January through April 1863.


Wilson Clepper's signature on his pay voucher
 for the month of September 1862.

2nd Lt. Wilson Clepper's pay voucher for the months of July and August 1862. He was paid $160. His signature is in the lower right hand corner.


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Thanks to George Martin for this compilation of information on this soldier Wilson Clepper.
George is the great-great-grandnephew of Tennessee soldier Isaac Martin.

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