Name: John Alexander
Unit: 165th PA Inf.
Place of Birth/Residence: Franklin County, PA
Enlistment Date: 11/04/1862
Rank at End of Service: Private
Enlisted in Chambersburg, PA; Discharged at Gettysburg, PA on 7/28/1863
Soldiers’ Records for Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on the website “Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War,” Virginia Center for Digital History, University of Virginia (http://valley.lib.virginia.edu/dossiers).