(c. 1832 - ?)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A farm worker in the York District, he enlisted as Private in Company B, 12th South Carolina Infantry on 13 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the foot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged due to his wound in 1863.
After the War
By 1880 he was a gold miner at Broad River, SC.
References & notes
His service from the Rolls,1 as W.C. Childers. His wound detail from a casualty list in the Yorkville Enquirer of 8 October 1862. Thanks to Barry Truluck for further details from his Compiled Service Records via fold3 and the US Census of 1850-1880.