Richard Rowland Kirkland
Picture submitted by
Sergeant Kirkland's Museum and Historical Society
Angel of Mercy
Richard Rowland Kirkland was born in August of 1843 in the Flat Rock Township, Kershaw County, South Carolina. He was the son of John A. and Mary Vaughn Kirkland. He enlisted in the Confederate army on April 9, 1861. He died at Chickamauga, September 20, 1863. He is buried in Quaker Cemetery in Camden, South Carolina. Richard Rowland Kirkland was just a South Carolina farm boy...who is now immortal.
Marye's Heights The
first public account of Kirkland's brave deed as told by General Joseph B.
Rebel Against Injustice Young Humanitarian of Kershaw County, South Carolina, by Mrs Harold Hough
Tributes to Richard R. Kirkland
Kirkland Family Obituaries