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Confederate (CSV)


James Wiley Fowler

(1831 - 1893)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company E, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 2 January 1862 at Columbia, SC at age 31.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Fox's Gap.

The remainder of the War:
He was at the General Hospital #27, Richmond, VA until furloughed home on 18 October. He returned to duty in February 1863. He was discharged 20 June 1863.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1. His gravesite, which lists him as Wiley Fowler, is on Findagrave.

Birth Date: 08/01/1831    Place of Birth: Laurens District, SC    
Death Date: 11/12/1893    Burial Place: Warrior Creek Baptist Cemetery, Laurens County, 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 15965]

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