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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Andrew Jackson Koontz

(1836 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 48th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was a farmer in Davidson County, North Carolina. He enlisted 8 August 1862 in Company H, 48th NC Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1. Details from family genealogists documented online. Service data from Moore2

Birth

01/24/1836

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; 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 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]