African American Civil War Veterans
Pennsylvania Burials by Cemetery
Mountain Green Cemetery, near Shippensburg
- Burrs, David, 127th USCI, Company A
Burial location: Mountain Green Cemetery, Shippensburg
Notes: NPS records show rank in, private; rank out, private. Film no. M589, roll 5.
On unit rolls as David Burr; mustered in 17 August 1864, substitute, not on
muster-out rolls. (Bates)
- The Shippensburg University, Department of Military Science, Sophomore
Classes (MS II, Spring 2003 & Spring 2004), "African American Veterans of the
Civil War, interred in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania," online at
accessed 9 February 2007. See the very well researched and documented
website for details and research concerning the soldiers above.
- Samuel P. Bates, History of the Pennsylvania
Volunteers, 1861-1865, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1868.
- National Park Service, "Civil War Soldiers
and Sailors System,"
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