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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Solomon Whitmore

(1828 - 1863)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 52nd Virginia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 34 year old farmer in Augusta County, he mustered as Private, Company F, 52nd Virginia Infantry on 27 August 1862 in Staunton.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds and typhoid fever on 17 January 1863 home in Augusta County.

References & notes

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

Birth

04/16/1828; Rockingham County, VA

Death

01/17/1863 Augusta County, VA; burial in Parnassus Methodist Church Cemetery, Churchville, VA

Notes

1   Driver, Robert J., 52nd Virginia Infantry, Lynchburg: H. E. Howard Inc., 1986  [AotW citation 18767]