Samuel L. Norwood(c. 1842 - )
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 19 year old student from Dayton, AL when he enlisted as Private on 25 April 1861 in Company D, 4th Alabama Infantry.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Severely wounded in the left elbow in the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864 and applied for retirement. He was in the Receiving and Wayside Hospital, Richmond, VA in July 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from the State of Alabama1.
|Birth State: 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 15632]
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