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Confederate (CSV)


Christian Rietzel Rink

(1843 - 1895)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 46th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Enlisted in Company K, 46th Infantry on 20 March 1862, from Catawba County.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Discharged for wounds on 7 March 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from Moore1, who lists him as C.R. Rink. Further details from his gravesite on Findagrave.


07/16/1843 in NC


08/24/1895; burial in Mount Olive Lutheran Church Cemetery, Hickory, NC


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, pp. 318 - 323  [AotW citation 12820]