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Confederate (CSV)


William E. Willis

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 19, he enlisted as Private, Company E, 16th North Carolina Infantry on 10 May 1861 in Burke County.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Shepherdstown, VA on 19 September 1862.

References & notes

Service from the Roster.1


c. 1842


09/19/1862; 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-, Vol. 9  [AotW citation 20110]