Jesse Graddick(1839 - 1885)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company G, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 6 February 1862 at Columbia, SC at age 25.
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 hospitals at Richmond and Petersburg, VA, and returned to his Company on 3 February 1863. He was wounded in action at Chancellorsville (3 May 1864) and Cold Harbor, VA (1 June 1864, in booth thighs). He was treated in Williamsburg, VA and Raleigh, NC. By September he was in the General Military Hospital, Wilmington, NC with acute colitis. He returned to duty 9 December 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
|Place of Birth: Fairfield County, SC |
Death Place: Orangeburg County, SC Burial Place: Elmwood Memorial Gardens, Columbia, 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 15975]
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