Parham P. Parrish

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Rank - Sergeant
Company - D
Regiment - 31
Born - ca 1841
Died - 9 October 1864 at Fort Monroe, VA
Township - Panther Branch

Parham P. Parrish enlisted at age 19 in Auburn, NC on 18 September 1861 and was present until captured at Roanoke Island, NC on 89 February 1862.  He was paroled at Elizabeth City, NC on 21 February 1862 and returned to duty prior to 1 May 1863.  He was wounded in the right thigh due to a gunshot wound and captured at Ft. Harrison, VA on 30 September 1864 becoming a Prisoner of War.  He was hospitalized at Ft. Monroe, VA  and died of exhaustion from the amputation.  Sgt. Parrish was the son of Isham Parrish/Parish and Sarah Stevens.

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