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Confederate (CSV)


James G. Howell

(c. 1832 - ?)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted at age 29 in Alamance County, NC in Company E, 6th North Carolina Infantry on 15 June 1861. He mustered in as Sergeant, and was appointed First Sergeant 17 June 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Sent home. Reduced to Private 1 February 1863 due to prolonged absence. Absent, wounded through December 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Iobst1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the volume, extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW.


c. 1832


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. 355 - 373  [AotW citation 6354]