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Confederate (CSV)


Washington N. Mason

(1830 - 1899)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion

Before Sharpsburg

A married 31 year old planter from the Fairfield District, he enlisted in Company G, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 6 February 1862 at at Columbia, SC.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was promoted Corporal 1 November 1862 and Sergeant 27 June 1863. He was again wounded, in action at Knoxville, TN on 18 November 1863, at Berryville, VA on 2 September 1864, and at Cedar Creek, VA on 19 October 1864. He was paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May 1865 as 4th Sergeant, Company E, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Regiment.

References & notes

Basic information from Davis1. His wife Sallie died 4 November 1899, and he followed just over a month later.






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 16018]