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Confederate (CSV)


William H. Lane

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 19, from New Hanover County, he enlisted on 6 June 1861 as Private, Company F, 3rd North Carolina Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September and died the same day.

The rest of the War

He was probably reinterred in Hagerstown in about 1872.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett.1 His service from the Roster.2


c. 1842


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD


1   Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010  [AotW citation 4468]