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Confederate (CSV)

Private

John J. B. Eakins

(c. 1836 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 18th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 25 year old farmer in New Hanover County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 18th North Carolina Infantry on 17 May 1861 at Black River, NC.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

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

Birth

c. 1836; New Hanover County, NC

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, 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 19243]