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Confederate (CSA)


Edwin R White

Home State: South Carolina

Command Billet: Company Officer

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd South Carolina Infantry

On the Campaign

Capt Durham, in his report, stated -

"Having been wounded in the fight of Sunday, the 14th, I was not able to command the regiment the whole of Wednesday, and left it in charge of Lieutenant E. R. White."

The rest of the War

By 7/30/64 he was a Captain, and again in command of the Regiment following the devastating explosion in what became the Crater, at Petersburg, VA.