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Confederate (CSV)


Ezekiel L. Edens

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 24 year old farmer in Onslow County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 3rd North Carolina Infantry on 13 May 1861 in Onslow County.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was paroled on 30 September and died of wounds on 23 October 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Moore1. Service and other details from the Roster 2 via the Historical Data Systems database.


c. 1837




1   Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 1, pp. 95 - 98  [AotW citation 6067]

2   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 19126]