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Confederate (CSV)


William T. Traylor

(c. 1843 - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 12th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 18, from York County, he enlisted as Private in Company A, 12th South Carolina Infantry about September 1861.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

His service from the Rolls.1 A casualty list in the Yorkville Enquirer of 8 October 1862 says he was mortally wounded at Sharpsburg, as W.S. Traylor.


c. 1843


09/17/1862; 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, Roll of Company A, 12th Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols.  [AotW citation 24334]