W. H. CRICKMAN, Private. 1st North Carolina Infantry, Company C.
Resided in Nash County and enlisted in Wake County on 15 July 1862, for the war, at age 23. HOSPITALIZED: at Richmond, VA on 1 Sept 1862 with “typhoid fever” and furloughed for 30 days on 21 Sept 1862. Present or accounted for until CAPTURED at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863. IMPRISONED: at Ft. Delaware, DE until transferred to Point Lookout Prison, MD on 22 Oct 1863. Admitted to the General Hospital at Point Lookout on date of transfer. DIED at Point Lookout on 23 Nov 1863 of “scorbutus and parditis” at 24.