William King Acklen

 Civil War Soldier

Born:June 8, 1842
Died:June 27, 1862, Gaines Mill, VA
Buried:Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, AL
Brother of:Theodore Acklen
Son of:William Hunt Acklen - Great grandson of Capt. John Hunt, "founder" of Huntsville.


•  Co. I, 4 Alabama Infantry Regiment. KIA.

•  Killed at the Battle of Gaines Mill, CSA.

•  There was a William Acklen (middle initial a K., a R. or an H. - old manuscript hard to read) wounded, 1st Manassas Huntsville "I" Roll (private). This date preceeds his death date, so he was likely wounded at Manassas and killed at Gaines Mill. - Muster Rolls

Related Links:

•  Find a Grave, Huntsville, AL - Created by Graveaddiction. (One of two tomb stones bearing his name: Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, AL.)

•  Find a Grave, Virginia - Created by Scott Hutchison (One of two tomb stones bearing his name: Hollywoood Cemetery, Richmond City Virginia, USA)

•  Muster Rolls - Muster rolls, 4th Alabama Infantry Regiment (Originally found at http://history-sites.com/kjones/4imstr.html.)

The Following Pages Link to this Page:
•  Theodore Acklen
•  William Hunt Acklen