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Confederate (CSV)


John S. Owenby

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Medical

Unit: 25th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 20 year old farmer in Cherokee County, he enlisted there as Private, Company D, 25th North Carolina Infantry on 1 June 1861.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

His service from the Roster,1 which says he was killed on the 14th, which is less likely.


c. 1841; Union County, GA


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966-  [AotW citation 25856]