The Florida in the Civil War Message Board

Florida Confederates Buried in Beaufort Nat'l Ceme

Section 53 of the Beaufort, S.C. National Cemetery is devoted to the burial of Confederate soliders and some civilian prisoners. Those Floridians buried there include:

Bird, James E.; A/1 Fla Cav; 8 Dec 64; Grave 6404
Boyles, William; Mundel's Fla Cav Bn; 3 Dec 64; Grave

Croft, Redin; G/9 Fla; 5 May 65; Grave 6354
Davis, E.; Fla Vav; 20 Feb 65; Grave 6340
Goodman, John; E/2 Fla Cav; 18 Apr 64; Grave 6377
Hicks, George; E/1 Fla Cav; 17 Jan 65; Grave 6401; PVT

Hicks also has a second stone, giving the same unit

and date of death; Grave 6329
Pearson, Randolph; B/2 Fla Cav; 8 Aug 65; Gr 6380 [Should

his date of death be 1864?]
Sweet, J.; 8 Fla; 30 Apr 65; Grave 6393
Williams, Washington; E/2 Fla Cav; 28 Feb 65; Grave 6375

The names of the substantial number of soldiers who are buried without unit designation, and the small number of civilians who are buried in the Confederate section, will be posted on the South Carolina Board, time permitting.