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Confederate (CSV)

Private

J. A. Wiley

(? - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Cleveland County, he enlisted in Company C in April 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.

The rest of the War

He died on 24 September 1862 of wounds. Originally buried "on west side of Mayer's old graveyard". Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1, service data from the Roster2.

Death

09/24/1862; 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 4488]

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. 1, pg. 557  [AotW citation 5869]