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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Albert G. Shelton

(c. 1843 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 18, from Lincoln County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 23rd North Carolina Infantry on 22 June 1861 in Northampton County.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 14 September 1862 at Fox's Gap on on South Mountain.

References & notes

Basic information from Nixon1. Service from the Roster 2 via the Historical Data Systems database.

Birth

c. 1843

Death

09/14/1862 Fox's Gap, MD

Notes

1   Nixon, Alfred, and WJ Hoke Camp, UCV, Roster of Confederate Soldiers ... Lincoln County, North Carolina, Lincolnton (NC): Journal Print, 1905, pg. 30  [AotW citation 12276]

2   Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966-  [AotW citation 19309]