Andrew Jackson Koontz(1836 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 48th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was a farmer in Davidson County, North Carolina. He enlisted 8 August 1862 in Company H, 48th NC Infantry.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Burial information from Pruett1. Details from family genealogists documented online. Service data from Moore2
|Birth Date: 01/24/1836 |
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD Burial Place: Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, 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 4466]
2 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 3, pg. 385 [AotW citation 7585]
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