Christian Rietzel Rink(1843 - 1895)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 46th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Enlisted in Company K, 46th Infantry on 20 March 1862, from Catawba County.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Discharged for wounds on 7 March 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Moore1, who lists him as C.R. Rink. Further details from his gravesite on Findagrave.
|Birth Date: 07/16/1843 Birth State: NC |
Death Date: 08/24/1895 Burial Place: Mount Olive Lutheran Church Cemetery, Hickory, NC
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. 3, pp. 318 - 323 [AotW citation 12820]
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