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Confederate (CSV)

Private

James Monroe Blackard

(1842 - 1862)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company B, 17th Mississippi Infantry on about 1 June 1861.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. His death and burial information from a roster compiled by Walter F. Cox and Bruce Reith on RootsWeb. Personal details from family genealogists.

Birth

1842 in TN

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD