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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Samuel Harris

(? - 1862)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Morris' Louisa (VA) Artillery

Before Sharpsburg

He mustered as Private, Louisa Light Artillery on 5 August 1861 in Hanover County. He was furloughed for 30 days for illness through March 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from the Virginia Military Dead.1 Service and other details from Robert H. Moore's Miscellaneous Disbanded Virginia Light Artillery (roster, 1997) via the Historical Data Systems database.

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

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 19017]