James E. GilbertHome State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Texas Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company D.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Polley1. The roster has: Recruited, Mar.26, 1862 at Huntsville, Tex.: W. (arm), Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): W. (thigh) & POW, Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Confined at Elmira, N.Y.: Exchanged, Oct.11, 1864.
1 Polley, Joseph Benjamin, Hood's Texas Brigade, New York: The Neale Publishing Company, 1910, pp. 333-338 [AotW citation 2519]
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