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Confederate (CSV)


J. H. Upchurch

(? - 1864)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was in Company I.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Promoted to Corporal, wounded at Gettysburg 1-2 July 1863. Captured at Rappahannock Station, VA in November 1863 and escaped. Promoted to Sergeant and died of wounds received at Cedar Creek on 19 October 1864.

References & notes

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


10/19/1864; Cedar Creek, VA


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. 422 - 448  [AotW citation 6405]