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Confederate (CSV)


Charles Simmons Madden

(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company D, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 2 June (Jan?) 1862 at Adams Run, SC at about age 20.

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

The remainder of the War:
He was treated at the US General Hospital #1, Frederick, MD, but died there of wounds on 28 October 1862.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1. There was a Charles D. Madden in Company C of the 12th SC Infantry, who died 28 October 1862 and is buried in Mt Olivet Cemetery. Either Davis or the cemetery may have confused these two men.

Place of Birth: Laurens District, SC    
Death Date: 10/28/1862    Death Place: Frederick, MD    Burial Place: Mt Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD


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 16013]

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