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Confederate (CSV)


Nicholas H. McInnis

(c. 1831 - 1864)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Kershaw County, he enlisted as Private in Company D, 15th South Carolina Infantry on 8 August 1861. He transferred to Company C, 6th South Carolina Infantry "by exchange", date not given.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the leg above the ankle in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 (or at Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 15 September).

The rest of the War

He returned to duty in late 1863 but was killed in action at Petersburg, VA on 21 June 1864.

References & notes

His service and personal details thanks to Barry Truluck, from his research in the US Census (1850), McInnis's Compiled Service Records (via Fold3), and a Company Roll from the Confederate Rolls.1.


c. 1831


06/21/1864; Petersburg, VA


1   Thomas, John P., and and previous SC Historians of the Confederate Records, Confederate Rolls of South Carolina, Columbia: Historian of Confederate Records, 1898  [AotW citation 21826]