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Confederate (CSV)


James Duncan

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 22 year old farmer, he enlisted on 20 September 1861 in Chatham County and mustered as Private, Company D, 35th North Carolina Infantry on 17 October near Raleigh.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of his wounds on 24 September 1862, probably at a Federal field hospital near the battlefield.

References & notes

His service from the Roster 1 and his Compiled Service Record, online via fold3.


c. 1839; Chatham County, NC


09/24/1862; 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 26115]