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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Robert Bryant

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Parker's Richmond (VA) Battery

Before Sharpsburg

Age 20, from Richmond, VA, he mustered as Private in Parker's Richmond Battery, Light Artillery on 14 March 1862 in Richmond and he was detailed as a battery driver.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 by a shell which exploded over his head as he was driving a gun to a new position.

References & notes

Basic information from the Virginia Military Dead.1 Service and other details from Robert K. Krick's Parker's Virginia Battery C. S. A. (1975) via the Historical Data Systems database.

Birth

c. 1842 in VA

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, VA

Notes

1   Library of Virginia, Virginia Military Dead Database, Published 2002, first accessed 30 November 2012, <http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/vmd/>, Source page: /vmd_Search.asp  [AotW citation 18963]