(1832 - 1894)
Home State: Arkansas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Arkansas Infantry
He enlisted in Company G, 3rd Arkansas Infantry at Three Creeks, Arkansas on June 19, 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded and captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was exchanged at Aiken's Landing, Virginia on November 2, 1862. He was listed as absent without leave on August 1, 1863 and dropped from the rolls on August 31, 1864. He took an oath of allegiance to the United States at Pine Bluff, Arkansas on May 2, 1865, stating his residence as Columbia County, Arkansas.
References & notes
Basic information from Howerton1. Details from his gravestone which has him as N.B. McDonald.
02/21/1894; Union County, AR; burial in Bethel Methodist Cemetery, Mount Holly, AR
1 Howerton, Bryan R., Roster of the Third Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA, Published 1998, <http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/3rd-his.html>, Source page: /civilwar/3rdcog.html [AotW citation 13860]