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Confederate (CSV)


Robert Bailey Smith

(1836 - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: Palmetto (SC) Sharpshooters

Before Sharpsburg

From York County, he mustered as Private, Company G, Palmetto Sharpshooters in May 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of his wounds, place not given, on 22 October 1862.

References & notes

His service from the Rolls 1 and his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. His gravesite is on Findagrave.




10/22/1862; burial in Beersheba Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Clover, SC


1   Thomas, John P., and and previous SC Historians of the Confederate Records, Confederate Rolls of South Carolina, Columbia: Historian of Confederate Records, 1898, Roll of Company G, Palmetto SS, South Carolina Vols.  [AotW citation 24173]