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Confederate (CSV)


John D. Brewton

(1841 - 1899)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

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

On the Campaign

He was wounded by gunshot in action and captured at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD from 22 October to 8 November 1862, then transferred to Baltimore, MD.

References & notes

His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and hospital details from the Patient List.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.




07/03/1899; burial in Glenwood Cemetery, Crockett, Houston County, TX


1   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <>, Source page: patient #1.184  [AotW citation 21373]