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Confederate (CSV)


Benjamin Chistopher Columbus Armstrong

(1837 - 1910)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Edgecombe County, he enlisted as Private in Company K in May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was captured in action on South Mountain at Crampton's Gap on 14 September 1862.

After the War

He was a farm laborer and did other work, and lived in Rocky Mount Township after the War.

References & notes

Basic information from Moore1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through Moore and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW. Further details from family genealogies online.


05/00/1837 in NC




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. 571 - 579  [AotW citation 7569]