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Confederate (CSV)


John F. Boles

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 48th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Forsyth County, he enlisted in Company K, 48th North Carolina Infantry on 8 March 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds near Frederick, MD on 15 November 1862 at age 20.

References & 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.


c. 1842


11/15/1862 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]