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Confederate (CSV)


William M. Taylor

(c. 1834 - 1862)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 12th South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 27 year old farmer in the Lancaster District, he enlisted as Private in Company I, 12th South Carolina Infantry in March 1862.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

His service from the Roll,1 as W.M. Taylor. Thanks to Barry Truluck for details from his Compiled Service Records via fold3, family genealogies, and the US Census for 1860.


c. 1834


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 I, 12th Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols.  [AotW citation 24780]