James P. Drake(? - 1862)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Texas Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company I.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Polley1. Polley has as KIA. Roster says: 3Lt. - Orig. lSgt. of Co.: Prom., 3Lt., Sept. 1, 1862: W. & POW, Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Died of wound, Oct. 5, 1862.
Death Date: 10/05/1862
1 Polley, Joseph Benjamin, Hood's Texas Brigade, New York: The Neale Publishing Company, 1910, pp. 342-345 [AotW citation 2568]
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