Hugh J. WilbornHome State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Virginia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company D, 7th Virginia Infantry on 13 May 1861 at Giles Courthouse, VA.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 14 September 1862 on South Mountain.
The remainder of the War:
He was exchanged on 11 October 1862. He was reported as a deserter on 3 June 1863.
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 9739]
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