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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Manning A. Wood

(c. 1841 - 1864)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 22nd South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company C, 22nd South Carolina Infantry about 15 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the leg in action at Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was left behind, sick in New Bern, NC and was captured there on 6 May 1864. He was sent by way of Fortress Monroe, VA and Point Lookout, MD to the Federal prison at Elmira, NY in August and died there of typhoid pneumonia on 26 December 1864.

References & notes

His service from the Roll 1 and his Compiled Service Records. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1841; Spartanburg District, SC

Death

12/26/1864 Elmira, NY; burial in Woodlawn National Cemetery, Elmira, NY

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, Roll of Company C, 2nd Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols.  [AotW citation 24942]