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Confederate (CSV)


John M. Buckley

(? - 1862)

Home State: Mississippi

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Mississippi Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was in Company B.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died 21 November 1862 of wounds received Sharpsburg. Originally buried "in Rev. J. J. Adams town lot, back of the M. E. Graveyard" in the town of Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.

References & notes

Burial information from Pruett1, which lists him as Capt. J.E. Buckley - possibly confused with Corporal James E. Buckley, also of Company B. Details from a Company roster based on Dobbins, Austin C.,Grandfather's Journal: Company B Sixteenth Mississippi Infantry Volunteers, Morningside, Dayton: 1988, posted online by Norfield Publishing.


11/21/1862; 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 4592]