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Confederate (CSV)

Private

WIlliam Campbell

(? - 1862)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 47th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 33 year old farmer in Sterling, he enlisted in Company E, 47th Alabama Infantry on 30 April 1862. He was in action at Cedar Run and 2nd Manassas in Virginia in August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Service information from the Alabama Archives.1 His memorial is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1829 in SC

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: //civilwar/soldier.cfm?id=28988  [AotW citation 20905]