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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Emmet A. Butler

(1841 - 1925)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 18th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 20, from Terry, MS, he enlisted as Private, Company H, 18th Mississippi Infantry on 29 April 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded by gunshot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was briefly at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD from 15 to 16 October 1862.

After the War

He lived in Terry, MS.

References & notes

His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and hospital details from the Patient List.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

01/25/1841; Terry, MS

Death

08/29/1925 Terry, MS; burial in Terry City Cemetery, Terry, MS

Notes

1   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #746  [AotW citation 21383]