died at Andersonville, Ga., February 7, 1865; grave # 12,610; Vet
His grave is actually in Philadelphia. In 1866, his family and the Civil War equivalent of "Zaka" went to Andersonville and retrieved the remains for Jewish burial.
posted on 05/25/2009 5:26:27 PM PDT
His grave is actually in Philadelphia.
Thanks for the info, Alouette. The story doesn't mention his hometown, so I suppose that answers the question.
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