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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William J. Amis

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Granville County, he enlisted in Company I, 23rd North Carolina Infantry on 17 June 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds at Sharpsburg on 25 September at age 21.

References & notes

Basic information from his death notice in the Fayetteville Observer of 9 February 1863, transcribed by Myrtle Bridges on NC GenWeb.

Birth

c. 1841

Death

09/25/1862 Sharpsburg, MD