Ebenezer Cox(? - )
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 48th North Carolina Infantry
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
The remainder of the War:
He died a prisoner at Sharpsburg. Originally buried "On Ben, Grave's [Grove's?] farm in first field on right hand side of Shepherdstown road ... the farm did belong to J. H. Grove", near the battlefield at Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Burial information from Pruett1.
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 4631]
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