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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Joseph Glenn

(1831 - 1864)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 52nd Virginia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 30 year old resident of Rockbridge County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 52nd Virginia Infantry on 1 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the hand in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He returned to duty in October 1862. He was wounded and captured in action at Winchester, VA on 21 July 1864 and imprisoned at Point Lookout, MD on 24 July. He died while a prisoner there of typhoid fever on 30 July 1864.

References & notes

Service from Driver1 and the Historical Data Systems database. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

06/1831; Rockbridge County, VA

Death

07/30/1864 Point Lookout, MD; burial in Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery, Scotland, MD

Notes

1   Driver, Robert J., 52nd Virginia Infantry, Lynchburg: H. E. Howard Inc., 1986  [AotW citation 18746]