Mustered into service as a Private on January 1st, 1862
Died 01 July 1863
Buried Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg Pennsylvania
Private Burk was killed in action at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863.
By June of 1880 Alexanders father John filed for a "Fathers" pension. He died two years later.
Photo courtesy of Eric Lowman