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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William H. McLeod

(? - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 61st Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private on July 10, 1861, in the Montgomery Sharpshooters, Company E, 61st Georgia Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was probably mortally wounded on the Maryland Campaign of 1862.

The rest of the War

Died in Frederick City, Maryland, hospital in 1863 [sic].

References & notes

Burial and basic unit information from the Mt Olivet burial list 1. Service data online by Fincham2, from Lilian Henderson’s Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, l86l-l865, Hapeville: Longino & Porter (1959-1964), Vol. 6.

Death

10/6/1862 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 5115]

2   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /infantry/rosters/roster2/61st_inf_regt_rost_e.html  [AotW citation 13252]