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Confederate (CSV)


William Rucker

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Enlisted at Lexington in Company H, Third Infantry, from Orangeburg District on 1 July 1862.

On the Campaign

He was reported "lost in Maryland" in September 1862.

The rest of the War

Last recorded as in hospital in October 1862, and not heard from after.

References & notes

Basic information from Salley1,2.


1   Salley, Alexander S., Jr., editor, Tentative Roster of the Third Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers, Confederate States Provisional Army, Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1908, pp. 102 - 109  [AotW citation 12895]

2   Salley, Alexander S., Jr., compiler, South Carolina Troops in Confederate Service, 3 vols., Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1913-1930, Vol. 2, pg. 511  [AotW citation 12925]