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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Peter Collins

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 10th Louisiana Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was a 19 year old laborer living in St. Landry, LA when he enlisted in Company D, 10th louisiana Infantry on July 22nd, 1861 at Camp Moore, LA.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.

Birth

c. 1842 in LA

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

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. 391  [AotW citation 13240]