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Confederate (CSV)


P. G. Dunn

(c. 1839 - ?)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Louisiana Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was a 22 year old laborer living in New Orleans when he enlisted in Company K, 6th Louisiana Infantry on June 4, 1861 at Camp Moore, LA.

On the Campaign

He was wounded and captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

He was paroled September 27, 1862 and sent to Ft. McHenry, MD on October 13, 1862. Forwarded to Fortress Monroe, VA for exchange, and exchanged at Aiken's Landing, VA on November 10, 1862. By February 1864 he was listed as absent, detailed at Camp Moore, LA. By April 1864 he was declared a deserter, from as far back as 20 November 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.


c. 1839 in IRELAND


1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 2, pg. 719  [AotW citation 13924]