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Confederate (CSV)


Samuel W. Rowan

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company A, Second Infantry on 8 April 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Promoted to 3rd Corporal before November 1862. Absent on wounded furlough to June 1863. Reduced to the ranks by April 1864. On detail to the Ordnance and later Commissary Departments in Columbia, SC by June 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Salley1.


1   Salley, Alexander S., Jr., compiler, South Carolina Troops in Confederate Service, 3 vols., Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1913-1930, Vol. 2, pp. 11 - 49  [AotW citation 13040]