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Confederate (CSV)


Nathaniel Duff

(1843 - 1911)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 37th Virginia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He mustered as Private, Company H, 37th Virginia Infantry on 24 July 1861 in Abingdon, VA.

On the Campaign

He was severely wounded in the right arm and shoulder in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was admitted to the Chimborazo Hospital in Richmond, VA on 28 September 1862 and furloughed for 30 days on 4 October. He returned to duty, date not given. He was listed as a deserter to the enemy at Morton's Ford, VA on 8 March 1864 and was a Federal prisoner in Washington, DC by 10 March, with no further record.

References & notes

His service from Rankin1 via the Historical Data Systems database. His Sharpsburg wound detail from a casualty list in the Abingdon Virginian of 3 October 1862 online from the Library of Congress. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


02/25/1843; Abingdon, VA


12/07/1911; Clinton, MO; burial in Englewood Cemetery, Clinton Township, Henry County, MO