John F. Boles(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 48th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Forsyth County, he enlisted in Company K, 48th North Carolina Infantry on 8 March 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He died of wounds near Frederick, MD on 15 November 1862 at age 20.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from his death notice in the Fayetteville Observer of 12 January 1863, transcribed by Myrtle Bridges on NC GenWeb. Enlistment date from Moore1.
Death Date: 11/15/1862 Death Place: Frederick, MD
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, pg. 391 [AotW citation 10035]
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