Joseph Edgar Ware(1842 - 1911)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 19 year old student from Uniontown, AL when he enlisted as Corporal on 25 April 1861 in Company D, 4th Alabama Infantry. He was in action at Seven Pines, VA 31 May - 1 June 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He applied to be relieved by substitute in September 1862 at Martinsburg, VA.
The remainder of the War:
He was discharged at Winchester, VA later in the month - substitute E. P. Harris supplied. Re-enlisted in the Cadet Corps, 7th Alabama Cavalry in the same year at Pollard, AL, and continued until the end of the War.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from US War Department1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
|Birth Date: 01/31/1842 Birth State: AL |
Death Date: 09/11/1911 Burial Place: Rosemont Cemetery, Uniontown, 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 15636]
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