J. C. WrightHome State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 48th Georgia Infantry
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
The remainder of the War:
Died at S. H. Grove's Farm, Md. Originally buried "Along the northern edge of Stephen Grove's woods" on 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 5038]
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