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Confederate (CSV)


William J. Amis

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Age 19, from Granville County, he mustered as Sergeant in Company I, 23rd North Carolina Infantry on 17 June 1861 a Camp Hill.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds at Sharpsburg on 25 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from his death notice in the Fayetteville Observer of 9 February 1863, transcribed by Myrtle Bridges on NC GenWeb. Service from the Roster 1 via the Historical Data Systems database.


c. 1841


09/25/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966-  [AotW citation 19306]