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Confederate (CSV)


Joseph W. Baskin

(1844 - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 17, he enlisted as Private, Company A, 17th South Carolina Infantry, date not given.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action Sharpsburg on 16 September 1862, a week after his 18th birthday.

References & notes

His service from the Roll 1 for Company A, as J.W. Baskins. Details from family genealogists. His memorial is on Findagrave.


09/09/1844; Chester County, SC


09/16/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Thomas, John P., and and previous SC Historians of the Confederate Records, Confederate Rolls of South Carolina, Columbia: Historian of Confederate Records, 1898, Company A, Seventeenth Regiment Infantry  [AotW citation 22067]