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Confederate (CSV)


William C. Russell

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 21st Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company F, 21st Mississippi Infantry about 1 June 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was briefly at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD from 15-16 October 1862.

References & notes

His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and hospital details from the Patient List,1 as William Russia.


1   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <>, Source page: patient #743  [AotW citation 21416]