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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Melvin Rash

(1830 - 1908)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted 15 March 1862 in Company B, 23rd North Carolina Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Nixon1. Details from family genealogists, with life dates from his gravesite on Findagrave.

Birth

1830; Surry, NC

Death

1908 Lincoln County, NC; burial in Pisgah United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lincolnton, NC

Notes

1   Nixon, Alfred, and WJ Hoke Camp, UCV, Roster of Confederate Soldiers ... Lincoln County, North Carolina, Lincolnton (NC): Journal Print, 1905, pg. 24  [AotW citation 12273]