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Confederate (CSV)


James R. Lamb

(? - 1862)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company H, 17th Mississippi Infantry about 1 June 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry, VA on 13 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. His death from a list of Harpers Ferry casualties in a 24 September 1862 letter by Pvt. Solon L. Whittington, Company B, published in the Memphis Daily Appeal on 13 October 1862 [online from Jeff T. Giambrone].


09/13/1862; Maryland Heights, MD