Alexander Kelly was born in Saltsburg, Pennsylvania in 1840.
|Wartime View of Chaffin's Farm|
"Gallantly seized the colors, which had fallen near the enemy's lines of abatis, raised them and rallied the men at a time of confusion and in a place of the greatest danger"He was mustered out of the army in September 1865 in Wilmington, North Carolina.
He received a monthly pension of $8 that eventually rose to $12.
|Grave of Alexander Kelly|