John S. Dudley(1840 - )
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Virginia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted 13 May 1861 at Giles Courthouse in Company D, 7th Virginia Infantry. Captured at Frayser's Farm, 6/30/62 and held at Ft. Columbus, Ft. Delaware. Exchanged 8/5/62. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, 8/30/62.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Wounded at Drewry's Bluff, 5/16/64. Captured at Five Forks, 4/1/65, kept at Pt. Lookout. Took Oath of Allegiance to US 6/12/65.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Riggs1.
1 Riggs, David F., 7th Virginia Infantry, Lynchburg (Va): H. E. Howard, Inc., 1982 [AotW citation 9726]
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