James Eli D. Hines(c. 1840 - )
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 21 year old farmer from Gravelly Springs, AL when he enlisted as Private on 1 September 1861 in Company H, 4th Alabama Infantry. He was present at most engagements from First to Second Manassas, VA.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action at Boonsboro and Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Wounded in action in the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864, and his right leg was amputated above the knee.
After the War:
He applied for relief in Lauderdale County in 1879.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from 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 15701]
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