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Confederate (CSV)


William E. Rudder

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Louisiana Volunteer Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 20 year old farmer in South Port, LA, he enlisted on 28 April 1861 in New Orleans as Private in Company A, First Louisiana Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Service from Booth.1


c. 1841 in VA


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


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. 410  [AotW citation 19856]