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Confederate (CSV)


Philip May

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enrolled as 2nd Lieutenant, Company F (later E), 5th Alabama Infantry on 26 April 1861 in Livingston.

On the Campaign

He commanded the Company in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from the State of Alabama.1 His command on South Mountain in a casualty list for Rodes' Brigade in the Montgomery Weekly Advertiser of 8 October 1862.


1   State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <>, Source page: /civilwar/soldier.cfm?id=127932, etc.  [AotW citation 25619]