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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Halsted C. Bullis

(? - 1862)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted Private, Company B, 3rd Alabama Infantry, date not given. He was courtmartialed in December 1861 for disobeying orders and served two days on bread and water.

On the Campaign

He was slightly wounded near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September and mortally, by a gunshot to the left side of his chest, in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 and died the next day.

References & notes

Service from the State of Alabama.1 His wounds from a casualty list for Rodes' Brigade in the Montgomery Weekly Advertiser of 8 October 1862, with details from the Mobile Register of 4 October 1862 as posted to his memorial on Findagrave. He may be buried in Hagerstown, but he's not listed among the named men reinterred there after the war.

Death

09/18/1862; Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: /civilwar/soldier.cfm?id=24422, etc.  [AotW citation 25564]