W. C. Goforth(? - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 49th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Cleveland County he enlisted in Company G on 18 March 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Died of wounds at Richmond, VA on 26 November 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Moore1.
Death Date: 11/26/1862 Death Place: Richmond, VA
1 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. III, pp. 410 - 414 [AotW citation 12321]
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