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Confederate (CSV)


Robert W. Joyner

(c. 1834 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 27, from Wayne County, he enlisted as a Private in Captain Junius B Whitaker's Company, 9th Regiment North Carolina Volunteers on 8 June 1861 in Goldsboro. The Company transferred to become "D" of the 4th North Carolina Infantry on 28 June 1861 when they mustered for Confederate service.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

His service and other details from the Roster,1 via the Historical Data Systems database, and his Compiled Service Records,2 via fold3.


c. 1834


09/14/1862; Fox's Gap, MD


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-  [AotW citation 27479]

2   US War Department, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group No. 109 (War Department Collection of Confederate Records), Washington DC: US National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1903-1927  [AotW citation 27478]