Edward Oglesberry(c. 1830 - )
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was a married 32 year old farmer from Montevallo, AL when he enlisted as Private on 23 March 1862 in Company C, 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 action and captured at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863. He was still a prisoner as late as 1 January 1865, with no further record.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1, who has a pension application under the name Edward Ogelsby by his widow M.E. Ogelsby in Jefferson County in May 1889.
|Birth State: AL |
1 State of Alabama, State Archives, and Dr. Edwin C. Bridges, director, and staff, Alabama Department of Archives & History, Published c.2000, first accessed 08 July 2005, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/index.html>, Source page: various [AotW citation 15619]
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