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Confederate (CSV)

Private

James Shinp

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd North Carolina Infantry

On the Campaign

Probably killed or mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.

The rest of the War

Originally buried " In Daniel Poffenbarger's out lot along the line fence between Poffenbarger [Poffenberger] and Marker", on the battlefield at Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1.

Death

Date not known 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 4956]