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Confederate (CSV)

Musician

Joseph McHenry Richardson

(1846 - 1862)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Parker's Richmond (VA) Battery

Before Sharpsburg

Age 15, he mustered as Musician in Parker's Richmond Battery, Light Artillery on 14 March 1862 in Richmond.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Service and other details from Robert K. Krick's Parker's Virginia Battery C. S. A. (1975) via the Historical Data Systems database - which have him as Joseph "Kenny" McKendrick Richardson. His memorial is on Findagrave. His Consolidated Service Record and family genealogists have his middle name as McHenry.

Birth

1846 in VA

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, VA