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Confederate (CSV)

Private

James Butler

(c. 1841 - ?)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Louisiana Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was a 20 year old stemaboat man in New Orleans when he enlisted in Company E, 5th Louisiana Infantry on June 4th, 1861 at Camp Moore, LA.

On the Campaign

He was reported missing in action after 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

No military record after 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.

Birth

c. 1841 in NY

Notes

1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 2, pg. 203  [AotW citation 13189]