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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Oliver Moody

(c. 1843 - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st South Carolina Infantry (Provisional Army)

Before Sharpsburg

An 18 year old unmarried farmer, he enlisted as Private, Company E, South Carolina Infantry (1st Provisional Army) on 12 August 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds at Charlestown, VA on 30 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from his Compiled Service Records. That information and his burial location thanks to Sharon Murray. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1843; Marion County, SC

Death

09/30/1862 Charlestown, VA; burial in "Soldiers Square", Edge Hill Cemetery, Charlestown, WV