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Confederate (CSV)

Lieutenant

William M. Andrews

(1835 - ?)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Then a railroad baggage-master, he enlisted as Private in Company C, 13th North Carolina Infantry in 1861. He was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant after Seven Pines, VA (1 June 1862) and First Lieutenant after the Seven Days (to 1 July 1862).

On the Campaign

He was in action with his Company at SHarpsburg.

The rest of the War

He was at Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, the Wilderness, Spottsylvania Courthouse, Cold Harbor, and other actions before surrendering at Appomattox Court House in April 1865.

After the War

He was a railroad clerk, station agent and conductor, with internal revenue for 4 years, and afterward a contractor and builder.

References & notes

Biographical information and his presence at Sharpsburg from the Military History1.

Birth

1835; Orange County, NC

Notes

1   Evans, Clement Anselm, editor, Confederate Military History, 12 Volumes, Atlanta: The Confederate Publishing Company, 1899, Vol. 4, pp. 361, 362  [AotW citation 10090]