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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Hugh C. F. Jones

(c. 1835 - 1862)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 26 year old mechanic, he enlisted as Private, Company I, 16th Mississippi Infantry at Natchez on 1 June 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of his wound on 16 October 1862, probably in Charlestown, VA.

References & notes

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

Birth

c. 1835

Death

10/16/1862 Charlestown, VA; burial in "Soldiers Square", Edge Hill Cemetery, Charlestown, WV