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Confederate (CSV)

Private

James M. Barker

(? - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 22nd South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company D, 22nd South Carolina Infantry about 15 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the leg on the Maryland Campaign of 1862, date not known.

The rest of the War

He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD but died there of wounds on 21 September 1862.

References & notes

Burial and basic unit information from the Mt Olivet burial list 1. Service from his Compiled Military Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Hospital and wound details from the Patient List.2

Death

09/21/1862 Frederick, MD; burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD

Notes

1   Farino, Greg, and J. Ronald Pearcey, superintendent, Confederate Soldiers buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010  [AotW citation 5064]

2   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #162  [AotW citation 21512]