On the March/April 1864 roll he was listed as detailed as Blacksmith in Columbia, S.C. On the May/August roll, Dixon was listed as the Squadron's Blacksmith. Again in September/October he was present as a Blacksmith.
Pvt. John A. Dixon received pay for April through July at a rate of 40 cents daily. At the time of receiving this pay, the unit was located at or near Stoney Creek Station, Va.
No further records.