James Taylor(c. 1839 - 1863)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 22 year old farmer from Lafayette, AL when he enlisted as Private on 16 June 1861 in Company B, 4th Alabama Infantry, then at Winchester, VA.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
He was killed in action at Chickamauga, GA on 18 September 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1.
|Birth State: AL |
Death Date: 09/18/1863 Death Place: Chickamauga, GA
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 15605]
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