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Confederate (CSV)


William J. Jemerson

(? - 1862)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Louisiana Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company , 2nd Louisiana Infantry on May 9, 1861 at Camp Walker, LA. He was absent, sick in Williamsburg, VA in September and October 1861. He was detached on guard duty at Wynne's Mills, VA in January and February 1862.

On the Campaign

He was originally reported missing in action on 17 September, later as having been killed on the 18th.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.


09/18/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


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. 435  [AotW citation 14142]