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Confederate (CSV)


Patrick Sullivan

(c. 1836 - ?)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted at age 25 in Charlotte in Company A, 6th North Carolina Infantry on 28 May 1861. He was promoted to 3rd Corporal on 1 June 1861 and to 5th Sergeant on 1 April 1862. He was slightly wounded in the leg in action at Malvern Hill, VA on 1 July 1862.

On the Campaign

He was reported missing in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was reduced to the ranks (Private) on 30 September 1862 but was still listed as missing into early 1863, with no later military record.

References & notes

His service from Iobst,1 who has him missing at Sharpsburg on the 17th, and his Compiled Service Records,2 online from fold3.


c. 1836


1   Iobst, Richard William, and Louis H. Manarin, Wade Lucas, The Bloody Sixth : the Sixth North Carolina Regiment, Confederate States of America, Raleigh: North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission, 1965, pp. 283 - 310  [AotW citation 6313]

2   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 27813]