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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Martin J. Branch

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted at age 22 in Alamance County, NC in Company D, 6th North Carolina Infantry on 27 June 1861. He was wounded in action at Malvern Hill, VA on 1 July 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

References & notes

Basic information from Iobst1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the volume, extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW.

Birth

c. 1839; Burke County, NC

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Iobst, Richard William, and Louis H. Manarin, Wade Lucas, The Bloody Sixth : the Sixth North Carolina Regiment, Confederate States of America, Raleigh: North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission, 1965, pp. 335 - 346  [AotW citation 6340]