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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William C. Hill, Sr.

(? - 1862)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 26th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company H, 26th Alabama Infantry on 3 October 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862 and captured.

The rest of the War

He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD but died of wounds there on 5 October 1862.

References & notes

His service from Fincham's roster,1 sourced from Tod L. Molsworth's O'Neal's 26th Alabama: the Little Regiment that Did (2000). His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Death

10/05/1862 Frederick, MD; burial in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD

Notes

1   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Alabama, Published 2005, first accessed 23 August 2020, <https://ranger95.com/civil_war/alabama/index.html>, Source page: /infantry/26ala_inf/26th_ala_inf_roster_h.htm  [AotW citation 25538]