Submitted by Terry Jackson
Pvt. Asa Orr
Co. B, 19th AL Inf.
Enlisted 8-12-1861 at Summit for 3 years.
8-14-1861 to 10-31-1861, listed as cook in hospital
11-1861, listed as cook in hospital since 11-11-1861
12-1861, listed as cook in hospital since 11-11-1861
1-1862, listed as cook in hospital
6-3-1862, listed as desceased 5-11-1862 in Lauderdale Springs, MS
8-30-1862, CSA owed him $123.03, clothing allowance
3-12-1863, claim filed by widow Lucinda Orr
John & Thomas Prator, vouched that Lucinda was the widow and Asa
enlisted in Aug. 1861.
Occupation: Didetren (Copied what I saw. Could this be Dietitian since
he was a cook?)
(Also found that Asa's 16 yr. old son John C. Orr, resident of Walnut
Grove also served; as did James W. Orr and his son William D. Orr)