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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William J. Carper

(? - 1862)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 28th Virginia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Bedford County, VA, he mustered as Corporal, Company D, 28th Virginia Infantry on on 20 May 1861 in Bedford. He was reduced in rank to Private on 15 May 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Turner's Gap on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from the Virginia Military Dead.1 Service and other details from Frank E. Fields' 28th Virginia Infantry (roster, 1985) via the Historical Data Systems database.

Death

09/14/1862 Turner's Gap, 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 19039]