(1835 - 1862)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
He was an unmarried 23 year old farmer from Burnsville, AL when he enlisted as Private on 26 September 1861 in Company A, 4th Alabama Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
References & notes
Basic information from State of Alabama1, which has him as Robert J. Andrews. His gravesite is on Findagrave; he shares a stone with his brother Warren G. Andrews (1842-1862), who also died in uniform. They may be sons of the Reverend Athelstan Andrews (1806-1892), pastor of the Shady Grove Baptist Church in Burnsville.
12/24/1835 in AL
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Shady Grove Cemetery, Burnsville, AL