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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