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Confederate (CSV)


William Ridenhour

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 28th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 20, from Stanly County, he mustered as Private, Company D, 28th North Carolina Infantry on 29 July 1861 in Stanly County.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 16 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds in Shepherdstown, VA (now WV) on 30 September 1862.

References & notes

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


c. 1841


09/30/1862; Shepherdstown, VA


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 19360]