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Confederate (CSV)


James Calvin McClain

(c. 1840 - ?)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 21, from Abbeville County, he enrolled in Company C, 7th South Carolina Infantry, date not given.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant in August 1863 and First Lieutenant in April 1865.

References & notes

His service from the Rolls,1 as J. Calvin McClain, and his Compiled Service Records, as James C. McClain.


c. 1840


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 C, 7th Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols.  [AotW citation 24189]