Robert James Todd(1844 - )
Home 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 Columbia, SC at about age 17.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Held at Fort Delaware, he was sent to Aikens Landing, VA and exchanged on 6 October 1862. He was listed as absent without leave in December 1862. He was ill in Jackson Hospital, Richmond in October 1864.
After the War:
He moved to Arkansas after the War.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1.
|Birth Date: 09/21/1844 Place of Birth: Laurens District, 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 16060]
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