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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Alfred Blackwelder

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 24 year old farmer in Mecklenburg County, he mustered as Private, Company B, 13th North Carolina Infantry on 3 April 1861 in Mecklenburg County.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died at home, probably of wounds, in Mecklenburg County, NC on Christmas Day 1862.

References & notes

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

Birth

c. 1837; Mecklenburg County, NC

Death

12/25/1862 Mecklenburg County, NC

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 19174]