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Confederate (CSV)

Lieutenant

John J. Adams

(c. 1839 - ?)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was an unmarried 22 year old clerk from Selma, AL when he enlisted as Private on 26 April 1861 in Company A, 4th Alabama Infantry. Brevetted 2nd Lieutenant 26 April 1862.

On the Campaign

Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

He resigned 25 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Alabama1.

Birth

c. 1839 in AL

Notes

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 15580]