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Confederate (CSV)


Dennis J. Conner

(c. 1842 - ?)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 19th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 19, a cook, he enlisted and mustered in Vicksburg, MS as a Private in Company C, 19th Mississippi Infantry on 14 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded by a gunshot to his right arm in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was in Richmond, VA hospitals and on furlough from 18 October to 19 February 1863, then in a hospital in Danville, VA. He returned to duty on 19 May 1863 but was reported missing after 16 July 1863; he had left/deserted his unit and was captured by US troops on 28 July and took an oath of allegiance with no later military record.

References & notes

His service from his Compiled Military Service Records (CSRs),1 online from fold3. His Sharpsburg wound also on a casualty list in the New Orleans Times-Picayune of 29 October 1862, as R. Cormer.


c. 1842 in IRELAND


1   US War Department, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group No. 109 (War Department Collection of Confederate Records), Washington DC: US National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1903-1927  [AotW citation 29797]