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Confederate (CSV)


Joseph Phelps

(c. 1845 - 1863)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Then living in Bertie County, he enlisted at age 17 in Company A, 15th North Carolina Infantry on 15 July 1862.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 8 January 1863 in Staunton, VA.

References & notes

Basic information from Moore1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through Moore and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW. Further detail from Gerald Thomas posted to NCGenWeb.


c. 1845; Northampton County , NC


01/08/1863; Staunton, 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. 546 - 550  [AotW citation 7519]