J. S. MorganHome 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 Adams Run, SC.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in the right shoulder in action at Fox's Gap, and captured, on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He was sent to Fort McHenry and on to Fortress Monroe, VA, where he was exchanged on 17 October 1862. He was furloughed home for 50 days 15 November, but never returned.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1.
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 16022]
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