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Confederate (CSV)


William Beshires

(c. 1832 - ?)

Home State: Arkansas

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Arkansas Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company D, 3rd Arkansas Infantry at Selma, Arkansas on June 20, 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was furloughed, then reported absent without leave on October 28, 1862. He was dropped from the rolls on August 31, 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Howerton1. He married Elizabeth Whitecamp (Weitkamp?) in Saline County, Arkansas on March 7, 1866.


c. 1832


1   Howerton, Bryan R., Roster of the Third Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA, Published 1998, <>, Source page: /civilwar/3rdcod.html  [AotW citation 13837]