Barber, Flavel Clingan

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Flavel C. Barber was a Pennsylvanian who fought for the Confederacy. He was an officer in the 3d Tennessee Infantry who was captured at Fort Donelson, held as a prisoner of war, paroled and served again until his death during the Atlanta campaign in 1864. Barber's wartime journals have recently been published. He graduated from Dickinson College in 1850.

Life span
01/30/1830—05/01/1864
Dickinson Connection:
Class of 1850

Life Summary

Full name
  Flavel Clingan Barber
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Estimated
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  South
Origins
  Free State
Education
  Dickinson (Carlisle College)
  Other
Other Education
  Giles College
Occupation
  Military
  Educator
Military
  Confederate Army

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