PETWAY, Joseph L. *

Joseph L. PETWAY, Private. 5th North Carolina Infantry, Company G.

Enlisted in Wilson County on 24 Feb 1862, for the war, at age 25. WOUNDED AND CAPTURED: at Williamsburg, VA on 5 May 1862. HOSPITALIZED at Fort Monroe, VA where he died on 25 May 1862 at age 25.


Willie J. PETWAY, Private. Same Regiment and Company.

Born in Wilson County and was by occupation a famer pror to enlisting in Wilson County on 4 June 1861, for the war, at age 39. Mustered in as a Corporal but reduced to ranks in Nov – Dec 1861. Died at Weldon, NC on 20 Oct 1862 of disease. THE SPECIFIC DISEASE CAUSING HIS DEATH NOT REPORTED!


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