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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

Before Sharpsburg

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

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Basic information from Davis1.

Birth

c. 1842

Death

09/14/1862 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]