James Emmanuel Baldwin(1826 - 1911)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Before the Antietam Campaign:
A married 35 year old, he enlisted in Company C, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 5 December 1861 in Columbia, SC.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in the back in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
In Howards Grove Hospital, Richmond, VA in November and home on furlough to at least 28 February 1863. Discharged for wounds on 8 March 1863.
After the War:
He applied for an artificial limb in 1886, and was living at Waterloo, SC in 1903.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1. b. Laurens District d bur
|Birth Date: 07/04/1826 Place of Birth: Laurens District, SC |
Death Date: 11/17/1911 Burial Place: Union Baptist Cemetery, Laurens, SC
1 Davis, Sam B., A History of the 3rd South Carolina Volunteer Infantry Battalion (James Battalion): 1861-1865 , Wilmington (NC): Broadfoot Publishing Company, 2009, pp. 68-71, Roster [AotW citation 15928]
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