Remembering Sergeant Matthew William A. McCammon, Company A of the Fifteenth Kentucky
Matthew William A. McCammon was born in Shelby County on August 11, 1838, the son of Matthew and Catherine McCammon. McCammon was 5’8”, with a light complexion, gray eyes and sandy hair. Sergeant McCammon was transferred to the Second Kentucky Cavalry on December 27, 1864. McCammon married Mary L. Armstrong on November 24, 1885 in Floyd County, Indiana. McCammon died September 4, 1919 in New Albany, Indiana.