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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Cornelius Rentz

(? - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company H, 17th South Carolina Infantry, date not given.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Boonsboro (Turner's Gap) on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from the Roll 1 for Company H.

Death

09/14/1862; Turner's Gap, MD

Notes

1   Thomas, John P., and and previous SC Historians of the Confederate Records, Confederate Rolls of South Carolina, Columbia: Historian of Confederate Records, 1898, Company H, Seventeenth Regiment Infantry  [AotW citation 22096]