Logan C. Elmore(c. 1828 - 1904)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Before the Antietam Campaign:
A married 33 year old from the Laurens District, he enlisted as Corporal in Company A, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 5 December 1861 in Columbia, SC.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was slightly wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Fox's Gap.
The remainder of the War:
He was in a hospital at Winchester, VA, then transferred to Chimborazo Hospital, Richmond on 27 September, suffering from rheumatism. Promoted to First Corporal by January 1863. Reduced to Private in July 1863 (absent sick?) and returned to duty 11 July 1864. Paroled at Greensboro, SC on 2 May 1865 as Private, Company F, 3rd South Carolina Infantry.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1.
|Place of Birth: Mt. Pleasant, SC |
Death Date: 03/19/1904 Burial Place: Old New Zion Methodist Cemetery, Waterloo, 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 15959]
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