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Confederate (CSV)


James Beaman

(? - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as a Private in Company K, 27th North Carolina Infantry on 10 June 1861 in Wayne County. He was elected 4th Sergeant on 22 April 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds, probably while a prisoner, at Sharpsburg on 21 September 1862.

References & notes

He's listed by Wilson1 as "Benson", wounded in the hip. His service from the Roster 2 and his Compiled Service Record via fold3.


09/21/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Wilson, William P., Adjutant, Casualty list of the 27th N.C.S.T. at Sharpsburg, North Carolina Standard, 1862-10-15  [AotW citation 10078]

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-  [AotW citation 26073]