Willis Henry Pope

Willis Henry Pope
June 24, 1844 – May 16, 1864

1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
February 8, 1862 – Enlisted in Robeson County, NC
46th North Carolina Regiment, Company A
Rank: Private
February 28, 1862-Appointed 1st Lieutenant and transferred to
51st North Carolina Regiment, Company E
December 11, 1862-Promoted to Captain
May 16, 1864-Wounded in abdomen and legs at Drewry’s Bluff, VA
May 17, 1864-Died of wounds in hospital at Richmond, Virginia

Parents
John Thomas Pope 1825 – 1893 (Robeson County, NC) NC Home Guard
Caroline Council 1819 – 1893 (Robeson County, NC)

Siblings
Florence Pope 1842-1916

Never Married

Burial
Lumberton City Cemetery
5th Street
Lumberton, NC

Willis Henry Pope Grave

Willis Henry Pope Grave