...was a Confederate soldier buried in Union territory! Thurmon was born in 1842 in Missouri and enlisted as a private in the 2nd Missouri Cavalry, Confederate States of America. He was wounded at the battle of Kennesaw Mountain, but survived the war.

NOTE: In the Main Cemetery, you will find the Thurmon headstone in: Area F - Lot 474 as shown on the above map.
The below image may help you to locate his headstone at  43.09811,  -77.51079
When you find the headstone, scan the QR Code* with your Smartphone, iPad, Kindle Fire, etc. to read the rest of this story.

Click HERE for help installing a QR Code Reader on your mobile device.


developed by Beth Knickerbocker - 2013