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Confederate (CSV)


Henry Otte

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Louisiana Guard Artillery

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Louisiana Guard Artillery on 8 June 1861 in New Orleans.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He returned to the battery in March 1863. He was captured at Rappahannock, VA on 7 November 1863 and held in Washington, DC and at Point Lookout, MD until he was exchanged on 9 March 1864. He returned to duty and was detached with the battery horses from 25 November 1864 to 15 January 1865.

References & notes

Service from Booth.1


1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 2, Part 1, pg. 49  [AotW citation 22263]