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Confederate (CSV)


J. B. Lanier

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Louisiana Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted 9 May 1861 in New Orleans, in Company B, 2nd Louisiana Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Rolls from October 1862 to February 1864 show him absent, wounded, often "whereabouts unknown", lastly in Hospital in Macon, GA. No further military record.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.


1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 2, pg. 654  [AotW citation 14957]