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Confederate (CSV)


William Buckley

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Louisiana Volunteer Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company E, First Louisiana Infantry on April 28th, 1861 in New Orleans.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Company rolls from January to June 1863 show him absent without leave. By August 1863 he was declared a deserter - "Wounded Sept. 17th, 1862, at battle of Sharpsburg. Received a sick furlough and has failed to report since for duty, supposed to be in New Orleans, La".

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.


1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 2, pg. 173  [AotW citation 13182]