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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Cap T. Saunders

(c. 1846 - 1905)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was an unmarried 15 year old student from Linden, AL when he enlisted as Private on 25 April 1861 in Company D, 4th Alabama Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

He was disabled by his wound. Discharged for being underage in October 1862.

After the War

His widow A.W. Saunders applied for a pension in Jefferson County, AL on 17 August 1905, which is likely his death year.

References & notes

Basic information from the State of Alabama1.

Birth

c. 1846

Death

1905

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 15633]