(c. 1840 - ?)
Home State: Arkansas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Arkansas Infantry
He enlisted in Company H, 3rd Arkansas Infantry at Tyro, Arkansas on June 15, 1861. He was promoted to Second Corporal on August 28, 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded and captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on September 19, 1862.
References & notes
Basic information from Howerton1. He was listed in Desha County in the 1860 US Census; occupation farmer. He was brother of Privates John W. A. and Peter H. Olive of Company H.
c. 1840 in MS
1 Howerton, Bryan R., Roster of the Third Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA, Published 1998, <http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/3rd-his.html>, Source page: /civilwar/3rdcoh.html [AotW citation 13868]