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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Joel Allgood

(? - 1864)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Brooks (SC) Artillery

Before Sharpsburg

He gave his residence as the Pinkens District and his age as 20 when he mustered in with Brooks Artillery on its organization on 28 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded "below the left clavicle" in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

He was sent to Chimborazo Hospital # 1, Richmond, Va., October 4, 1862; returned to service December 4, 1862, detailed as blacksmith March-April 1863; wounded lower left jaw Gettysburg, Pa., July 2nd 1863, captured July 4, and sent to USA General Hospital, Chester Pa.; sent to Point Lookout Maryland October 4, 1863 and exchanged March 16th, 1864, City Point, Va.; killed at Spotsylvania, Va., May 9, 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Elliott1, with details by Dave Hann from his research in the Compiled Service Records, US Archives.

Birth

Date not known

Death

05/09/1864 Spotsylvania, VA

Notes

1   Elliott, William, Casualties in the Brooks Artillery, Charleston Mecrcury, Charleston: Charleston Mecrury, 1862  [AotW citation 5369]