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Confederate (CSV)

Captain

William T. Gregory

(1825 - 1862)

Home State: Florida

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Florida Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A planter in Gadsden County, he was one of 7 members of the 1860 Florida Seccession Convention who voted against leaving the union. He mustered as Captain, Company H, 5th Florida Infantry on 10 March 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was furloughed from the hospital in October, and reached home, where he died from his wounds on 18 December 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Florida1, which has his death date as 18 December. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

07/18/1825

Death

12/17/1862 Gadsden County, FL; burial in Sycamore Cemetery, Gadsden County, FL

Notes

1   State of Florida, Board of State Institutions, Soldiers of Florida in the Seminole Indian, Civil and Spanish-American Wars, Live Oak (FL): Democrat Print, 1903, pp. 147 - 151  [AotW citation 15482]