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Confederate (CSV)


William T. Watkins

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 12th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private in Company K, 12th South Carolina Infantry, and transferred to Company G, dates not given.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was briefly at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 10 and 11 October then transferred to Baltimore, probably for exchange.

References & notes

His service from the index to his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Hospital detail from the Patient List.1


1   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <>, Source page: patient #818  [AotW citation 24394]