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W.H. Pinson

W.H. Pinson

Confederate (CSV)

Private

William Harrison Pinson

(1841 - 1922)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company D (the Joe Matthews Rifles), 2nd Mississippi Infantry in 1 May 1861 in Tippah County.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was not able to return to his Company.

References & notes

Service data from Jeff T. Giambrone's Remembering Mississippi's Confederates (2012). His photo from one posted by David Pinson among Tippah County Confederates on rootsWeb. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

11/14/1841 in SC

Death

05/30/1922 Ennis, TX; burial in Myrtle Cemetery, Ennis, TX