James A. Otey(c. 1846 - )
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 15th Virginia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company A. Enlisted in 1862 at age 16.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Discharged later in 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Southern Historical Society1.
1 From an annotated roster of Company A, 15th Virginia Infantry by Captain M.W. Hazlewood, published originally in the Richmond Dispatch of 19 August 1894.
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