Albert Cashier, American Civil War Veteran passed away 1915

#OnThisDay 1915 Albert Cashier, an American Civil War veteran from Louth passed away. Albert served in the 95th Illinois Regiment, fought in major battles, was captured, escaped & honourably discharged. Albert was born a female called Jennie Irene Hodgers. Albert maintained this male lifestyle till his death, despite his secret being found when in hospital.
#Ireland #History

Albery Cashier

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s