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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Richard Barrett

(c. 1838 - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Brooks (SC) Artillery

Before Sharpsburg

He gave his age as 24 when he mustered in with Brooks Artillery on its organization on 28 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died in Hospital at Manchester [Winchester?], Va., October 13, 1862, from his wounds.

References & notes

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

Birth

c. 1838

Death

10/13/1862 Winchester, VA

Notes

1   Elliott, William, Casualties in the Brooks Artillery, Charleston Mecrcury, Charleston: Charleston Mecrury, 1862  [AotW citation 5370]