Newton Snowden(c. 1840 - 1864)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 21 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 mortally wounded in action in the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864 and died of wounds on 24 May 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1.
|Birth State: AL |
Death Date: 05/24/1864
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 15574]
« Search for Another Participant