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Confederate (CSV)


George W. Moore

(1834 - 1909)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion


Before the Antietam Campaign:
A married 27 year old from Laurens, he enlisted as Sergeant in Company A, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 1 December 1861 at Columbia, SC.

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

The remainder of the War:
He was admitted to the US General Hospital at Frederick, MD, 17 September, held at Fort Delaware, then sent to Aikens Landing, VA and exchanged on 2 October 1862. He was paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May 1865 as 2nd Corporal, Company F, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Regiment.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth Date: 11/22/1834    Place of Birth: Laurens District, SC    
Death Date: 07/01/1909    Burial Place: Waterloo 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 16021]

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