Private Bernard Napoleon Hicks
A Company

Born on the 27 November 1840, in DeKalb County, TN, the son of  Perry Green and Annie (Asher) Hicks.

He enlisted on 15 September 1862, his brother George Dallas Hicks was also in the  Regiment.

Cut off from the Regiment at Chattanooga so he went home on the 10 August 1863.

He took Oath at Nashville 18 February 1865.

His pension application, number #16325, was filed on 7 October 1927 but was rejected.

He was a farmer.

He married Avey Hutchinson  born on 14 April1842 and died on 1 July  1922. She was the daughter of Charles Hutchison and Hixa Solomon, 18 April 1861, at Short Mountain. They had at least nine children: Sarah Jane. M. T., Perry Green Jr, Lydia T.,  Bernard Napoleon Jr., Sophia Delia,  Connie, Loula E., and Cleveland Hicks. (Its possible that there was a Izora Hicks.)

He died 2 April 1931 and they are both buried in the Jacobs Pillar Cemetery in DeKalb County.