John Rembert(c. 1814 - )
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Before the Antietam Campaign:
A 48 year old farmer, he enlisted in Company F, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion, 2 January 1862 at Columbia, SC.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in the left arm and captured in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Held at Fort McHenry, he was sent to Fortress Monroe, VA and exchanged on 17 October 1862. He was discharged 12 November 1862 with no use of his left arm.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1.
|Place of Birth: Georgetown, 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 16038]
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