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Elijah Pennington Echols

Elijah Pennington Echols, Private of Company B, 18th Texas Infantry, father of three and husband of Charlotte Sanders, joined at Linden, at the age of 35. He served as an ambulance driver in Arkansas, where he became ill, as many who cared for the sick there. He was sent to the convalescent camp in Little Rock where he recovered and served the remainder of the war. He is buried at Echols Farm, near the O'Farrell Community in Cass, County, Texas. His brother, Sylvanus Grady Echols, also served with Company B, 18th Texas Infantry.

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