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Confederate (CSV)

Lieutenant

C. C. Brown

(? - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 53rd Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Enlisted as Private, Company E, 53rd Georgia Infantry on 3 May 1862. Elected First Lieutenant 9 May.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Died at Elias Grove's Farm, Md. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1. Details from the Roster2, which says he was killed at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

Death

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 4585]

2   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/rosters/53rd_inf_regt_rost_e.html  [AotW citation 13783]