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Confederate (CSV)


William Henry Jones

(c. 1845 - ?)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 16 year old farmer in Granville County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 23rd North Carolina Infantry on 5 June 1861 in Granville County. He was wounded at Gaines' Mill, VA on 27 June 1862 but returned to duty, date not given.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was listed as absent wounded until he was discharged for being under-age on 19 December 1862.

References & notes

Service from the Roster 1 via the Historical Data Systems database.


c. 1845; Granville County, NC


1   Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966-  [AotW citation 19328]