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Confederate (CSV)


Wesley Hadspeth

(? - 1863)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd North Carolina Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Corporal 1 September 1861 in Company B, 23rd North Carolina Infantry. Commissioned Captain, 10 May 1862.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The remainder of the War:
Killed in action at Chancellorsville, VA 3 May 1863.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Nixon1. Further details from Clark2.

Death Date: 5/03/1863    Death Place: Chancellorsville, VA    


1   Nixon, Alfred, and WJ Hoke Camp, UCV, Roster of Confederate Soldiers ... Lincoln County, North Carolina, Lincolnton (NC): Journal Print, 1905, pg. 22  [AotW citation 12268]

2   Clark, Walter, editor, Histories of the Several Regiments and Battalions from North Carolina in the Great War, 1861-1865, 5 vols., Raleigh and Goldsboro (NC): E. M. Uzzell, Nash Brothers, printers, 1901, Vol. II, pg. 183  [AotW citation 12280]

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