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Confederate (CSV)

Private

J. M. Ritchie

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 9th Louisiana Infantry

On the Campaign

Probably killed or mortally wounded in action on the Maryland Campaign.

The rest of the War

Originally buried "along the west side and in cemetery at Frederick [Maryland]". Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1. Not found in Booth's Military Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers.

Death

Date not known Frederick, 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 4929]