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Confederate (CSV)

Lieutenant

John F. Bryant

(? - 1862)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Junior 2nd Lieutenant, Company E, 6th Alabama Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September and captured there.

The rest of the War

He died on 19 September 1862 and was originally buried "in Mrs. Hoffman's barn field near Boonsboro, 150 yards N. W. of the barn". Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1. Service details from the Alabama Civil War Service Database (Alabama Department of Archives and History).

Death

09/19/1862 Boonsboro, 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 4589]