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Confederate (CSV)


William S. Harwell

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 19th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company K, 19th Mississippi Infantry about 1 May 1861 and was appointed Corporal, date not known.

On the Campaign

He was probably mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died in Shepherdstown, VA, date not given.

References & notes

Burial and basic unit information from a list in Confederate Veteran,1 as William Howell, and his gravesite is on Findagrave. His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database.


Date not known; Shepherdstown, VA; burial in Elmwood Cemetery, Shepherdstown, WV


1   United Confederate Veterans, and United Daughters of the Confederacy, Sons of Confederate Veterans, , Confederate Veteran Magazine (1893-1932), 1893-01-01, Vol. XIX, pp. 75 - 76  [AotW citation 5098]