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 Archibald Campbell Godwin

Archibald Campbell Godwin

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 19 Sep 1864 (aged 32–33)
Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA
Burial Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 10875 · View Source
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Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. He was miner in California and returned to his home state of Virgina when the Civil War broke out in 1861. He initially served as Provost Marshal of Richmond, when he was transferred to the front as Colonel in command of the 57th North Carolina Infantry in 1862. He led the 57th North Carolina in battles at Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and was captured at Rappahannock Bridge in November 1863. After being prsioner exchanged, he was promoted Brigadier General in August 1864 and was killed in action at the Third Battle of Winchester, Virginia.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 12 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10875
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Archibald Campbell Godwin (1831–19 Sep 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10875, citing Stonewall Confederate Cemetery, Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .