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Confederate (CSV)


Mangum B. West

(1835 - 1862)

Home State: Florida

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Florida Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Living in Florida from 1840. He had service in a Home Guard or other local unit from 12 October 1861 - 31 March 1862. He mustered in to Company I, 8th Florida Infantry on 14 May 1862.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Basic information from State of Florida1. Details from family genealogists. His name in various military recors or transcriptions also as Mayhem B., Marrion B., and Marion B. West.


1835 in GA


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   State of Florida, Board of State Institutions, Soldiers of Florida in the Seminole Indian, Civil and Spanish-American Wars, Live Oak (FL): Democrat Print, 1903, pp. 204 - 206  [AotW citation 15539]