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Confederate (CSV)


William Harrison Snowden

(1841 - 1914)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 22 year old farmer from Brooklyn, AL when he enlisted as Private on 25 April 1861 in Company E, 4th Alabama Infantry.

In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.

The remainder of the War:
He was wounded in a skirmish at Louden, TN on 1 December 1864. Discharged for disability from wounds, date not given.

After the War:
He was living in Brooklyn, AL to at least 1908.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1, which has his birth date as 02/05/1842. Details from family genealogists.

Birth Date: 02/05/1841    Place of Birth: Brooklyn, AL    
Death Date: 11/25/1914    Death Place: Brooklyn, AL    Burial Place: Brooklyn Baptist Church Cemetery, Evergreen, AL


1   State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: various  [AotW citation 15573]

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