William F. Biggs(c. 1831 - 1862)
Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Mississippi Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was a 30 year old farmer at enlistment in May 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Wounded (chest) at Sharpsburg on 9/17/1862 and captured.
The remainder of the War:
Died from wounds in U. S. Army hospital on 10/13/1862 at Frederick, MD.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Burial information from Pruett1. Life and service details from roster data compiled by Michael R. Brasher.
|Birth State: TN |
Death Date: 10/13/1862 Death Place: Frederick, MD Burial Place: Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials , Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4413]
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