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Wood, Sterling Alexander Martin

Sterling Alexander Martin Wood, detail

Sterling Wood was a Confederate general from Alabama who quit the war in the autumn of 1863. After the war, Wood became a prominent attorney who died in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the town where Dickinson graduate Nathaniel Lupton worked diligently during the post-war years to help rebuild the University of Alabama.

Life span: 
03/17/1823 to 01/26/1891


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