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Confederate (CSV)


Henry Hefker

(c. 1838 - 1863)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Louisiana Volunteer Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was a 23 year old carpenter in New Orleans when he enlisted in Company I, First Louisiana on April 25, 1861 in New Orleans.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was back with his Company in October 1862. He was killed in action at Gettysburg, PA on July 2, 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.


c. 1838 in LA


07/02/1863; Gettysburg, PA


1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 1, pg. 255  [AotW citation 13981]