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Confederate (CSV)

Private

W. Drayton Riddle

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

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company E, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 12 April 1862 at Adams Run, SC at about age 18.

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

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1.


Death Date: 09/14/1862    Death Place: Fox's Gap, MD    



Notes

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 16043]



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