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Confederate (CSV)


John S. Adams

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Appointed Musician after 30 June 1861.

On the Campaign

He was captured in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Paroled and exchanged prior to 13 December 1862, when wounded in action at Fredericksburg, VA. Captured near Strasburg, VA 19 October 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Salley1.


1   Salley, Alexander S., Jr., compiler, South Carolina Troops in Confederate Service, 3 vols., Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1913-1930, Vol. 2, pp. 298 - 373  [AotW citation 12946]