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Confederate (CSV)


Augustus Gaylard

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Beaufort, age 20, he enlisted as a Private, Company I, 3rd North Carolina Infantry on 10 May 1861. He was promoted to Corporal about 14 July 1862.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of his wounds on 16 October 1862 in Richmond, VA.

References & notes

Service information from Moore1 and the Roster.2


c. 1841


10/16/1862; Richmond, VA


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. 112 - 114  [AotW citation 6173]

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 24757]