William Bailey

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Rank - Private
Company - D
Regiment - 31
Born - ca 1846
Died - 4 June 1864 at Richmond, VA
Township - St. Mary's

William Bailey enlisted at age 19 on 18 September 1861 and present until captured at Roanoke Island, NC on 8 February 1862.  He was paroled at Elizabeth City, NC two weeks later.  He returned to his unit and was present until wounded in the left thigh at Drewry’s Bluff, VA on 16 May 1864.  His left leg was amputated.  He died of his wounds at Howard’s Grove (General Hospital ) in  Richmond, VA on 4 June 1864. He was the son of Cullen Bailey and Mary Willie Bagwell.

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