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Confederate (CSV)


Gustavus Leytze

(c. 1836 - ?)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Washington (LA) Artillery, 3rd Company

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted on 24 October 1861, at New Orleans, as Driver, 3rd Company, Battalion of Washington Artillery. He was a laborer in New Orleans, age 25 when enlisted, single.

On the Campaign

He was reported missing in action on 18 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

There was no further record of him after Sharpsburg.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.


c. 1836 in PRUSSIA


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. 755  [AotW citation 14936]