Family Histories for the Rose and Kirkpatrick Families
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Military Monday - Memorial Marker of Glenn O. Colwell, Spalding County, Georgia
Glenn O. Colwell
Glenn O. Colwell enlisted as a private in Co. A, Georgia 53rd Infantry, CSA in April 1862. He died of disease at a hospital in Lynchburg, Virginia on May 4, 1864, age 33, leaving a wife and five children. He is buried somewhere near Lynchburg. His widow had this memorial marker placed in the cemetery at her church, Rehobeth Baptist, in Griffin, Georgia.