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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Columbus W. Brown

(c. 1838 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 23 year old farmer in Mecklenburg County, he mustered as Private, Company B, 13th North Carolina Infantry on 17 July 1861 in Mecklenburg County. He was wounded at Williamsburg, VA on 5 May 1862 and returned to duty in July.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Service from the Roster 1 via the Historical Data Systems database.

Birth

c. 1838; Mecklenburg County, NC

Death

09/14/1862 Fox's Gap, MD

Notes

1   Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966-  [AotW citation 19162]