Allen E. McDonald(c. 1836 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 35th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Moore County, he enlisted in Company C, 35th North Carolina Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was in action at New Bern, NC, below Richmond, Malvern Hill, the reduction of Harpers Ferry, and Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
He died near Gordonsville, VA on 18 November 1862 at age 26.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic service information from Moore1. Further detail from his death notice in the Fayetteville Observer of 16 February 1863, transcribed by Myrtle Bridges on NC GenWeb.
Death Date: 11/18/1862 Death Place: Gordonsville, VA
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. 2, pg. 683 [AotW citation 10039]
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