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Confederate (CSV)


Samuel R. Moore, Jr.

(1833 - 1862)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Rockbridge (VA) Artillery

Before Sharpsburg

A 27 year old overseer, he enlisted as Private in the 1st Rockbridge Artillery on 29 April 1861 in Lexington.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the back by a piece of shell at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds and lockjaw at Winchester, VA on 26 September 1862.

References & notes

His service and other details from Driver.1 His casualty details from Captain Poague's casualty list for the battery (Confederate States Army Casualty Lists and Narrative Reports, RG 109, NARA); online from fold3. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


1833; Rockbridge, VA


09/26/1862; Winchester, VA; burial in Stonewall Jackson Cemetery, Lexington, VA


1   Driver, Jr., Robert J., The 1st and 2nd Rockbridge Artillery, Lynchburg (Va): H. E. Howard, Inc., 1987  [AotW citation 26238]