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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William L. Terry

(1837 - 1863)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A farmer in Orange County, he enlisted in Company G, 27th North Carolina Infantry at age 24 on 12 July 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He returned to his Company on 25 November 1862, but died of disease in Richmond, VA on 3 January 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from Wilson1. Service detail from the US Park Service's Soldiers and Sailors Database and the Roster2.

Birth

1837

Death

01/03/1863; Richmond, VA; burial in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA

Notes

1   Wilson, William P., Adjutant, Casualty list of the 27th N.C.S.T. at Sharpsburg, North Carolina Standard, 1862-10-15  [AotW citation 9979]

2   Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966-, Vol, VII  [AotW citation 10051]