Name: Alexander Adkins
Unit: 1st MD Cav.
Place of Birth/Residence: Williamsport, Washington County, MD
Enlistment Date: 12/17/1862
Rank at End of Service: Private
L. Allison Wilmer, J. H. Jarrett and Geo. W. F. Vernon, History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5, Volume 1 (Baltimore: Guggenheimer, Weil, & Co., 1899), 732; Roger Keller, Roster of Civil War Soldiers from Washington County, Maryland (Clearfield Co.: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1998).