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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Romulus Brandberry Tesh

(1840 - 1919)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 48th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Then a farmer in Davidson County, he enlisted in Company K, 48th North Carolina Infantry on 8 August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was wounded at Fredericksburg, VA 13 December 1862. He was paroled at Greensboro, NC about 5 May 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Moore1. His life dates and middle name from his gravesite on Findagrave. Details from a sketch in Cindy H. Casey's Piedmont Soldiers and Their Families (1990)

Birth

02/15/1840; Davidson County, NC

Death

11/11/1919 Forsyth County, NC; burial in Clemmons First Baptist Church Cemetery, Clemmons, NC

Notes

1   Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 3, pp. 393 - 395  [AotW citation 6581]