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    Ebensburg Alleghanian, 24 Apr 1862, Contributed by Patty Millich

Jerry Powell

Mr. Jerry Powell, a captain of a gun in Taylor's Chicago battery and who participated with marked bravery in the Fort Donelson battle, was killed outright at Pittsburg Landing on the first day of the fight. He was a son of Mr. David Powell of Cambria Township and formerly resided in this locality. We understand that his remains are to be brought home for interment.

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