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Confederate (CSV)


James Owen Martin

(c. 1839 - ?)

Home State: Louisiana

Education: Georgetown College, Class of 1859

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Louisiana Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted 4 June 1861, at Camp Moore, LA, in Company F, 6th Louisiana Infantry. He was a lawyer in New Orleans, age 22 when enlisted, and single. He was promoted First Lieutenant on 27 June 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He returned to his Company, but was reported absent, without leave, since 22 February 1863. No further military record.

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. 3, Book 2, pg. 893  [AotW citation 14965]