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James F Cummings
Photographer: Tom Gillard
Taken: December 26, 2009
Caption: James F Cummings
Additional Description:
Maj & CS
Army of Tennessee
Confederate States Army
September 22, 1829 December 23, 1884

Major James F. Cummings C.S.A
James F. Cummings, native of Shelbyville, sold this land to the City of Shelbyville for a new cemetery.

Served the Confederate cause as Chief Commissary under Generals Braxton Bragg, E. Kirby Smith, J.E. Johnson and J.B. Hood.

Was buried in Atlanta and later moved by his son-in-law to be buried here at Willow Mount in an unknown, unmarked grave.

Sons of the Confederate Veterans Camp 1620
Shelbyville, Tennessee

Submitted: December 26, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.
Database Locator Identification Number: p90775
File Size: 4.140 Megabytes

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