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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Franklin Black

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Virginia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He mustered as Private, Company D, 5th Virginia Infantry on 18 March 1862.

On the Campaign

He was left behind, sick, at Buckeystown, MD and died at a hospital, probably in Frederick, MD on 15 September 1862.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1. Service and other details from Lee A. Wallace's 5th Virginia Infantry (roster, 1988) via the Historical Data Systems database, which has him as Frank Black.

Death

Date not known; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD

Notes

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 4430]